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Jensen

(Danish ˈjɛnsən)
n
(Biography) Johannes Vilhelm (joˈhanəs ˈvɪlhelm). 1873–1950, Danish novelist, poet, and essayist: best known for his novel sequence about the origins of mankind The Long Journey (1908–22). Nobel prize for literature 1944
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Jen•sen

(ˈyɛn zən for 1; ˈyɛn sən for 2)

n.
1. J. Hans D., 1907–73, German physicist: Nobel prize 1963.
2. Johannes Vilhelm, 1873–1950, Danish poet and novelist: Nobel prize 1944.
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Noun1.Jensen - modernistic Danish writer (1873-1950)
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