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Sir John Boyd, Boyd Orr, Sir John.
Robert Gordon (“Bobby”) born 1948, Canadian ice-hockey player.
Contemporary Examples

Detroit’s Bankruptcy Raises Questions That Go Far Beyond the City Limits Stephen D. Eide July 19, 2013
Saving Detroit: When a Big City Stops Being Big Megan McArdle May 12, 2013
The Republican Occupation of Detroit Sally Kohn July 29, 2014

Historical Examples

The Young Railroaders Francis Lovell Coombs
The Longest Journey E. M. Forster
Business English Rose Buhlig
The Journal of Negro History, Volume 5, 1920 Various
An Introduction to the Study of Browning Arthur Symons
The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 18, No. 107, September, 1866 Various
The Perfume of Eros: A Fifth Avenue Incident Edgar Saltus

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Robert Gordon, known as Bobby. born 1948, Canadian ice-hockey player
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Office of Refugee Resettlement

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    a flat, springlike metal hairpin having the prongs held close together by tension. noun (US & Canadian, Austral & NZ) a metal hairpin bent in order to hold the hair in place Brit terms hairgrip, kirby grip n.

  • Bobby–socks

    socks that reach above the ankle and are sometimes folded down to the ankle. indicating or associated with the wearing of bobbysocks; adolescent: strictly a bobbysocks crowd; the bobbysocks generation. plural noun ankle-length socks worn by teenage girls, esp in the US in the 1940s



  • Bobby–sox

    socks that reach above the ankle and are sometimes folded down to the ankle. indicating or associated with the wearing of bobbysocks; adolescent: strictly a bobbysocks crowd; the bobbysocks generation. Months ago colored bobby sox folded at the top were decreed, not by anyone or any group but, as usual, by a sudden mysterious and […]

  • Bobbysoxer

    an adolescent girl, especially during the 1940s, following youthful fads and fashions. noun (informal, mainly US) an adolescent girl wearing bobby socks, esp in the 1940s



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