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 (ēv′lĭn, ĕv′-), John 1620-1706.
English writer whose Diary, published in 1818, is a valuable historical record of his times.
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(ˈiːvlɪn; ˈɛv-)
(Biography) John. 1620–1706, English author, noted chiefly for his diary (1640–1706)
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(ˈiv lɪn)

John, 1620–1706, English diarist.
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