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Roddick, Anita

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Pronunciation: /ˈrɒdɪk
 
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Definition of Roddick, Anita in English:

( 1943–2007), English businesswoman; full name Anita Lucia Roddick. In 1976 she opened a shop selling cosmetics sourced and produced with minimal harm to the environment. This developed into the Body Shop chain.

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