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Ne·ru·da(nĕ-ro͞o′də, -dä), Pablo Originally Ricardo Eliezer Neftali Reyes. 1904-1973.
Chilean poet and diplomat whose literary tone of despair, evident in his early works, evolved into one reflecting the socialist commitment of the government of Salvador Allende. He won the 1971 Nobel Prize for literature.
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(Biography) Pablo (ˈpaβlo), real name Neftali Ricardo Reyes. 1904–73, Chilean poet. His works include Veinte poemas de amor y una canción desesperada (1924) and Canto general (1950), an epic history of the Americas: Nobel prize for literature 1971
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Ne•ru•da(nəˈru də, -dɑ)
Pablo (Neftali Ricardo Reyes Basoalto), 1904–73, Chilean poet and diplomat: Nobel prize 1974.
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