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Dos Pas·sos(dōs păs′ōs), John Roderigo 1896-1970.
American writer whose works, such as the trilogy U.S.A. (1930-1936), combine narrative, stream of consciousness, biography, and newspaper quotations to depict American life.
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Dos Passos(ˈdɒs ˈpæsɒs)
(Biography) John (Roderigo). 1896–1970, US novelist of the Lost Generation; author of Three Soldiers (1921), Manhattan Transfer (1925), and the trilogy USA (1930–36)
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Dos Pas•sos(doʊs ˈpæs oʊs)
John (Roderigo), 1896–1970, U.S. novelist.
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