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Rob•in•son



Pronunciation: (rob'in-sun), [key]
n.
1. Bill (“Bojangles”), 1878–1949, U.S. tap dancer.
2. Board•man Pronunciation: (bôrd'mun, bōrd'-), [key] 1876–1952, U.S. painter and illustrator, born in Nova Scotia.
3. Edward G. (Emanuel Goldenberg), 1893–1973, U.S. actor, born in Rumania.
4. Edwin Arlington, 1869–1935, U.S. poet.
5. Frederick John, Viscount Gode•rich Pronunciation: (gōd'rich), [key] 1st Earl of Ripon, 1782–1859, British statesman: prime minister 1827–28.
6. Jack Roosevelt (Jackie), 1919–72, U.S. baseball player.
7. James Harvey, 1863–1936, U.S. historian.
8. Ray (Walker Smith) (“Sugar Ray”), born 1921, U.S. boxer.
9. Sir Robert, 1886–1975, English chemist: Nobel prize 1947.
10. a male given name.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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