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Bowen, Elizabeth Syllabification: Bow·en, Elizabeth
Pronunciation: /ˈbōən/

Definition of Bowen, Elizabeth in English:

( 1899–1973), British novelist and short-story writer, born in Ireland; full name Elizabeth Dorothea Cole Bowen. Notable works: The Death of the Heart (1938) and The Heat of the Day (1949).

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