Pronunciation: (thôrn'dīk"), [key]
1. Ashley Horace, 1871–1933, U.S. literary historian and teacher.
2. Edward Lee, 1874–1949, U.S. psychologist and lexicographer.
3. (Everett) Lynn, 1882–1965, U.S. historian and scholar (brother of Ashley Horace Thorndike).
4. Dame Sybil, 1882–1976, English actress.
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