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John•so•ni•an



Pronunciation: ( jon-sō'nē-un), [key]
adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of Samuel Johnson or his works.
2. having the quality of Johnsonese.

n.
1. a person who writes in the Johnsonian style.
2. a teacher or critic who specializes in the works of Samuel Johnson.

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