J(ohn) P(hillips) 1893–1960, U.S. novelist and short-story writer.
J(ohn) P(hillips). 1893–1960, US novelist, noted for his stories featuring the Japanese detective Mr Moto and for his satirical comedies of New England life, such as The Late George Apley (1937)
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[mahr-kee] /mɑrˈki/ noun 1. a tall rooflike projection above a theater entrance, usually containing the name of a currently featured play or film and its stars. 2. a rooflike shelter, as of glass, projecting above an outer door and over a sidewalk or a terrace. 3. Also, marquess, marquise. British. a large tent or tentlike […]
[mahr-key-zuh n, -suh n] /mɑrˈkeɪ zən, -sən/ noun 1. a Polynesian native of the . 2. the Polynesian language of the . adjective 3. of, relating to, or characteristic of the , the Marquesans, or their language. /mɑːˈkeɪzən; -sən/ adjective 1. of or relating to the Marquesas Islands or their inhabitants noun 2. a native […]
[mahr-key-zuh z, -suh z, -suh s] /mɑrˈkeɪ zəz, -səz, -səs/ plural noun 1. a group of French islands in the S Pacific. 480 sq. mi. (1245 sq. km). /mɑːˈkeɪsæs/ plural noun 1. a group of volcanic islands in the S Pacific, in French Polynesia. Pop: 8712 (2002). Area: 1287 sq km (497 sq miles) French […]