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Sarraute, Nathalie

Syllabification: Sar·raute, Nathalie
Pronunciation: /säˈrōt
 
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Definition of Sarraute, Nathalie in English:

( 1902–99), French writer; born in Russia; born Nathalie Ilyanova Tcherniak. Her novels included Portrait of a Man Unknown (1947) and Martereau (1953). Some of her essays are collected in The Age of Suspicion (1956).

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