Dodgson

biographical name
Dodg·​son | \ ˈdäd-sən How to pronounce Dodgson (audio) , ˈdäj- \

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Charles Lut*widge \ ˈlət-​wij How to pronounce Dodgson (audio) \ 1832–1898 pseudonym Lewis Carroll \ ˈker-​əl How to pronounce Dodgson (audio) , ˈka-​rəl \ English mathematician and writer

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“Dodgson.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Dodgson. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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