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Lost Generation, the

     
Lost Generation, the
1 the young men who were killed in World War I, who could have been successful in art, science, literature etc
2 all the people who became adults during or just after World War I, and who suffered great social and emotional disadvantages as a result
3 a group of US writers who grew up during World War I, such as Ernest Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald, and who went to live in Paris in the 1920s

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