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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A description of a person's appearance, character, and career.

Usage examples (8)
  • John Frazee within the home by utilizing a prosopography of New York's organized men between 1800 and 1840.
  • It can stand with such a tower of prosopography as Sir Ronald Syme's The Roman Revolution 1939, repr. variously.
  • V. -- I pardon this epitrope, but pray use less metaphor and more litotes in the prosopography you dedicate to my modest entity --
  • Chapter One employs a prosopography of over one thousand trade unionists and Working Men's Party operatives based on an extensive analysis of census, tax list, probate,... for more
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