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 (fôk′nər), William
See William Faulkner.


also Falk·ner  (fôk′nər), William 1897-1962.
American writer whose works, such as the novels The Sound and the Fury (1929) and As I Lay Dying (1930), both set in the imaginary Yoknapatawpha County, explore the decay of older Southern culture. He won the 1949 Nobel Prize for literature.

Faulk·ner′i·an (fôk-nîr′ē-ən) adj.
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(Biography) a variant spelling of (William) Faulkner
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Senior prosecutor David Jones said: "Following a review of the evidence, the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) has authorised Merseyside Police to charge Sami Salem, 30, of Falkner Street, with the murder of all three people."
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