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Evans-Pritchard, Sir Edward Line breaks: Sir Ed¦ward Evans-Pritch¦ard
Pronunciation: /ˌɛv(ə)nzˈprɪtʃəd/

Definition of Evans-Pritchard, Sir Edward in English:

( 1902–73), English anthropologist; full name Sir Edward Evan Evans-Pritchard. He is noted for his studies of the Azande and Nuer peoples of Sudan, with whom he lived in the 1920s and 1930s.

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