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 (sĭn-klâr′, sĭng-), Upton Beall 1878-1968.
American writer and reformer. His concern with social justice is apparent in his novels, including The Jungle (1906) and Boston (1928).


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1. (Biography) Sir Clive (Marles). born 1940, English electronics engineer, inventor, and entrepreneur, who produced such electronic goods as pocket calculators and some of the first home computers; however, the Sinclair C5 (1985), a small light electric vehicle for one person, proved a commercial failure
2. (Biography) Upton (Beall). 1878–1968, US novelist, whose The Jungle (1906) exposed the working and sanitary conditions of the Chicago meat-packing industry and prompted the passage of food inspection laws


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Upton (Beall) (bɛl) 1878–1968, U.S. novelist and reformer.
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Noun1.Sinclair - United States writer whose novels argued for social reform (1878-1968)Sinclair - United States writer whose novels argued for social reform (1878-1968)
2.Sinclair - English electrical engineer who founded a company that introduced many innovative products (born in 1940)