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biography

noun [C]
 
 
/baɪˈɒɡrəfi/
B1 the story of a person's life written by another personTypes of film, play, book etc.Accounts and storiesSummaries and summarising
biographical
 
 
/ˌbaɪəʊˈɡræfɪkəl/ adjective
about someone's life: biographical informationTypes of film, play, book etc.Accounts and storiesSummaries and summarising
Translations of “biography”
in Korean 전기…
in Arabic سيرَة (قِصّة حّياة شَخْص ما)…
in French biographie…
in Turkish yaşam öyküsü, biyografi…
in Italian biografia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 傳記…
in Russian биография…
in Polish biografia…
in Spanish biografía…
in Portuguese biografia…
in German die Biographie…
in Catalan biografia…
in Japanese 伝記…
in Chinese (Simplified) 传记…
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