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Lau·rel(lôr′əl, lŏr′-), Stan Originally Arthur Stanley Jefferson. 1890-1965.
British-born American comedian who with Oliver Hardy formed the first great comedy team of talking films. Their works include The Music Box (1932) and A Chump at Oxford (1940).
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