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 (răd′klĭf′), Ann Ward 1764-1823.
British writer of Gothic novels, including The Mysteries of Udolpho (1794).
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Radcliffe

(ˈrædklɪf)
n
1. (Biography) Ann. 1764–1823, British novelist, noted for her Gothic romances The Mysteries of Udolpho (1794) and The Italian (1797)
2. (Biography) Paula (Jane). born 1973, British athlete, winner of the London Marathon (2002, 2003, 2005), gold medalist in the marathon at the World Championships (2005), and European record holder for the 10,000m.
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