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Owen, Wilfred Line breaks: Wil|fred Owen
Pronunciation: /ˈəʊɪn/

Definition of Owen, Wilfred in English:

( 1893–1918), English poet. His experiences of fighting in the First World War inspired his best-known works, such as ‘Anthem for Doomed Youth’.

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