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 (dŏj′sən), Charles Lutwidge Pen name Lewis Car·roll (kăr′əl) 1832-1898.
British mathematician and writer. His stories about Alice, invented to amuse the young daughter of a friend, appear in the classics Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865) and Through the Looking-Glass (1872).
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Dodgson

(ˈdɒdʒsən)
n
(Biography) Charles Lutwidge (ˈlʌtwɪdʒ). the real name of Lewis Carroll. See Carroll
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Dodg•son

(ˈdɒdʒ sən)

n.
Charles Lutwidge ( “Lewis Carroll” ), 1832–98, English mathematician and writer of children's books.
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