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- Throughout, the characteristically intrusive Balzacian narrator pushes in, not to supplement, explain, or sponsor the main character, but to undermine her and to alert of every one of her tricks.
- From The Pilgrimage he wrote a series of Balzacian studies of depressing life in the Irish midlands.
- Chinese poetry as a whole was a Balzacian human comedy from a distant place and time that ultimately didn't seem so remote at all.
Pronunciation: /bôlˈzakēən, bal-/adjective
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