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Marx Brothers Syllabification: Marx Broth·ers

Definition of Marx Brothers in English:

The name of a family of US comedians, consisting of brothers Chico (Leonard, 1887–1961), Harpo (Adolph Arthur, 1888–1964), Groucho (Julius Henry, 1890–1977), and Zeppo (Herbert, 1901–79). Their movies, characterized by their anarchic humor, include Horse Feathers (1932), Duck Soup (1933), and A Night at the Opera (1935).

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