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 (kăr′əl), Lewis
See Charles Lutwidge Dodgson.
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(Biography) Lewis. real name the Reverend Charles Lutwidge Dodgson. 1832–98, English writer; an Oxford mathematics don who wrote Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865) and Through the Looking-Glass (1872) and the nonsense poem The Hunting of the Snark (1876)
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(ˈkær əl)

1. Charles, 1737–1832, American patriot and legislator.
2. Lewis, pen name of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson.
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Noun1.Carroll - English authorCarroll - English author; Charles Dodgson was an Oxford don of mathematics who is remembered for the children's stories he wrote under the pen name Lewis Carroll (1832-1898)
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Lewis Carroll absolutely conquered the difficulties, but I am not sure that anyone after him until Hugh Lofting has really managed the trick; even in such a masterpiece as "The Wind in the Willows" we are not quite convinced.
His shoes will be dirty, but see that he wipes them Carroll."
"Miss Irwine told Bridget to take her lunch upstairs," said Carroll; "she can't leave Miss Anne."
His rather fantastic epics, composed with great facility and much real spirit, are almost forgotten; he is remembered chiefly by three or four short poems--'The Battle of Blenheim,' 'My days among the dead are past,' 'The Old Man's Comforts' (You are old, Father William,' wittily parodied by 'Lewis Carroll' in 'Alice in Wonderland')--and by his excellent short prose 'Life of Nelson.'
ANDY Carroll is not the first and will not be the last to make an emotional return to St James' Park to end his career.
ANDY Carroll is not the first and won't be the last to make an emotional return to St James' Park to end his career.
Newcastle United boss Steve Bruce is interested in bringing back Andy Carroll to St James' Park on a free transfer.
Jean Carroll by Donald Trump two decades ago in the dressing room of Bergdorf Goodman department store in midtown Manhattan. 
Jean Carroll, claimed she was raped by the then real estate developer in the mid-1990s.
Virginia, a warrantless arrest in an area of the suspect's driveway beyond the walkway to the front door was within the home's curtilage and, thus, improper under the Fourth Amendment.<br />Background<br />A person later identified as Defendant Shomari Carroll was observed leaving a restaurant by Fairfax police.
Killian Carroll was pushed but prevailed at the R48 event held in conjunction with the Red Death Tournament in late January in Missoula, Mont.