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 (sŭl′ē-pro͞o′dəm, sü-lē′prü-dôm′), René François Armand 1839-1907.
French poet whose early works are melancholic and whose later poems are concerned with scientific and philosophical theories. He won the 1901 Nobel Prize for literature.
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(French sylli prydɔm)
(Biography) René François Armand (rəne frɑ̃swa armɑ̃). 1839–1907, French poet: Nobel prize for literature 1901
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(süˈli prüˈdɔm)
René François Armand, 1839–1907, French poet: Nobel prize 1901.
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