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Laurence, Margaret

Line breaks: Mar|garet Laur|ence
Pronunciation: /ˈlɒrəns
 
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Definition of Laurence, Margaret in English:

( 1926–87), Canadian novelist; full name Jean Margaret Laurence. Her life in Somalia and Ghana (1950-7) influenced her early work, including This Side Jordan (1960). Other notable works: The Stone Angel (1964).

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