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McCarthy, Mary

Line breaks: Mary McCarthy
Pronunciation: /məˈkɑːθi
 
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Definition of McCarthy, Mary in English:

( 1912–89), American novelist and critic; full name Mary Therese McCarthy. Notable novels: The Groves of Academe (1952) and The Group (1963).

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