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 (tə-gôr′, tä-), Sir Rabindranath 1861-1941.
Indian writer noted for his collection of poetry Gitanjali (1912), based on traditional Hindu themes. He won the 1913 Nobel Prize for literature.
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(Biography) Rabindranath (rəˈbiːndrəˌnɑːt). 1861–1941, Indian poet and philosopher. His verse collections, written in Bengali and English, include Gitanjali (1910; 1912): Nobel prize for literature 1913
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(təˈgɔr, -ˈgoʊr)

n. Sir Rabindranath,
1861–1941, Indian poet: Nobel prize 1913.
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Noun1.Tagore - Indian writer and philosopher whose poetry (based on traditional Hindu themes) pioneered the use of colloquial Bengali (1861-1941)
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Nobel laureate Indian poet Rabindranath Tagore. Image Credit: Supplied
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