Carpentier


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 (kär′pĕn-tyār′), Alejo 1904-1980.
Cuban author, musicologist, and diplomat whose writings influenced the development of magical realism. His novels include Lord, Praised Be Thou! (1933) and The Kingdom of This World (1949).

Carpentier

(French karpɑ̃tje)
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(Biography) Georges (ʒɔrʒ), known as Gorgeous Georges. 1894–1975, French boxer: world light-heavyweight champion (1920–22)
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