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Klein(klīn), Melanie 1882-1960.
Austrian-born British psychoanalyst noted for her attention to play behaviors as a basis for analysis and treatment of children. Her works include The Psychoanalysis of Children (1932) and Envy and Gratitude (1957).
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1. (Biography) Calvin (Richard). born 1942, US fashion designer
2. (Biography) Melanie. 1882–1960, Austrian psychoanalyst resident in England (from 1926), noted for her work on child behaviour
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Lawrence, born 1920, U.S. economist: Nobel prize 1980.
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|Noun||1.||Klein - German mathematician who created the Klein bottle (1849-1925)|
|2.||Klein - United States psychoanalyst (born in Austria) who was the first to specialize in the psychoanalysis of small children (1882-1960)|
|3.||Klein - United States fashion designer noted for understated fashions (born in 1942)|
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