Pronunciation: (boil), [key]
1. Kay, born 1903, U.S. novelist, short-story writer, and poet.
2. Robert, 1627–91, English chemist and physicist.
3. T. Co•ragh•es•san Pronunciation: (kô rag'u-sun), [key] born 1948, U.S. novelist and short-story writer.
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