Arthur, 1864–1936, U.S. journalist.
a seaport in and the capital of Queensland, in E Australia.
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a port in E Australia, the capital of Queensland: founded in 1824 as a penal settlement; vast agricultural hinterland. Pop: 1 508 161 (2001)
Brisbane [(briz-bayn, briz-buhn)]
Capital of Queensland state and largest city in the state; located in eastern Australia on the Pacific Ocean; the third-largest city in Australia, after Sydney and Melbourne.
Note: The British settled Brisbane in the early eighteenth century as a penal colony.
- Art brut
n. art done by prisoners, lunatics, etc., 1955, French, literally “raw art” (see art (n.) + brute).
Arthur, 1821–95, English mathematician. Historical Examples Three times in the past five years Mr. Cayley’s colleagues had offered to present him with a testimonial. The Lighter Side of School Life Ian Hay “Matters look bad for that fellow, Cayley Pounce,” he observed. The Beth Book Sarah Grand Not necessarily discreditable to Cayley, even though he […]
Arthur C(harles) 1917–2008, English science-fiction writer. Kenneth Spearman [speer-muh n] /ˈspɪər mən/ (Show IPA), (“Kenny”; “Klook”) 1914–85, U.S. jazz drummer, a bebop pioneer. Contemporary Examples Clarke is preparing for an Aug. 31 Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals hearing on his forced medication. Should He Be Forced to Take Meds? Terry Greene Sterling July 29, 2011 […]
Arthur Hugh, 1819–61, English poet. Historical Examples Master Clough breathed more freely when he found that neither his wife nor Margery were among them. The Golden Grasshopper W.H.G. Kingston A home is a refuge, and you have made The Clough so charming. The Lady of the Basement Flat Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey Had Clough […]