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Sas·soon

 (sə-so͞on′, să-), Siegfried Lorraine 1886-1967.
British writer known for his antiwar poems, based on his combat experience in World War I, and for his fictionalized three-volume autobiography, first published as The Memoirs of George Sherston (1928-1936).
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Sassoon

(sæˈsuːn)
n
1. (Biography) Siegfried (Lorraine). 1886–1967, British poet and novelist, best known for his poems of the horrors of war collected in Counterattack (1918) and Satirical Poems (1926). He also wrote a semi-fictitious autobiographical trilogy The Memoirs of George Sherston (1928–36)
2. (Biography) Vidal. 1928–2012, British hair stylist: founder and chairman of Vidal Sassoon Inc
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Sas•soon

(sæˈsun)

n.
Siegfried (Loraine), 1886–1967, English poet and novelist.
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