Philip Marlowe

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Noun1.Philip Marlowe - tough cynical detective (one of the early detective heroes in American fiction) created by Raymond Chandler
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
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And in true whodunit style, each section of the grand hall, where audience members will enjoy a sit-down meal, will be named after a much-loved fictional detective including Sherlock Holmes, Inspector Morse, Phillip Marlow, Columbo, Miss Marple and Hercule Poirot.
The Phillip Marlow turned up nothing, including the fact that the whistler had not been in an Orange Walk.
Each section of the hall will be named after a fictional detective including Sherlock Holmes, Hercule Poirot, Miss Marple, Inspector Morse, Phillip Marlow and Columbo.