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Gurdjieff, George

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Pronunciation: /ˈɡəːdjɛf
 
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Definition of Gurdjieff, George in English:

( 1877–1949), Russian spiritual leader and occultist; full name George Ivanovich Gurdjieff. He founded the Institute for the Harmonious Development of Man in Paris (1922).

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