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Mar·lowe(mär′lō), Christopher 1564-1593.
English playwright and poet whose development of blank verse influenced Shakespeare. His plays include Tamburlaine the Great (c. 1587) and Edward II (c. 1592).
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(Biography) Christopher. 1564–93, English dramatist and poet, who established blank verse as a creative form of dramatic expression. His plays include Tamburlaine the Great (1590), Edward II (?1592), and Dr Faustus (1604). He was stabbed to death in a tavern brawl
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Christopher, 1564–93, English playwright.
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|Noun||1.||Marlowe - English poet and playwright who introduced blank verse as a form of dramatic expression; was stabbed to death in a tavern brawl (1564-1593)|
|2.||Marlowe - tough cynical detective (one of the early detective heroes in American fiction) created by Raymond Chandler|
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