Coetzee

biographical name
Coet·​zee | \ ku̇t-ˈsē How to pronounce Coetzee (audio) , -ˈsiə \

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J(ohn) M(axwell) 1940–     South African writer

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“Coetzee.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Coetzee. Accessed 28 Mar. 2020.

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