Salisbury



Harrison, 1908–93, U.S. journalist and writer.
Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne Cecil
[tawl-buh t gas-koin,, tal-] /ˈtɔl bət ˈgæs kɔɪn,, ˈtæl-/ (Show IPA), 3rd Marquis of, 1830–1903, British statesman: prime minister 1885–86, 1886–92, 1895–1902.
former name of Harare.
a city in Wiltshire, in S England: cathedral.
a city in central North Carolina.
a city in E Maryland.
Contemporary Examples

Two Steps Behind Tom Sykes April 30, 2012
Lululemon Targets Men; Willie Nelson Fronts John Varvatos Campaign The Fashion Beast Team July 8, 2013
The Weirdest Food Trend Ever Robert Rosenthal July 14, 2010
Obama’s Radical Embrace? David Frum March 7, 2012

Historical Examples

Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 7 Various
Explorations in Australia John Forrest
What the “Boys” Did Over There Various
Biography of a Slave Charles Thompson
The Works of John Knox, Volume 2 (of 6) John Knox
Micah Clarke Arthur Conan Doyle

noun
the former name (until 1982) of Harare
a city in S Australia: an industrial suburb of N Adelaide. Pop: 118 422 (2006)
a city in S England, in SE Wiltshire: nearby Old Sarum was the site of an Early Iron Age hill fort; its cathedral (1220–58) has the highest spire in England. Pop: 43 355 (2001) Ancient name Sarum Official name New Sarum
noun
Robert Gascoyne Cecil (ˈɡæskɔɪn), 3rd Marquess of Salisbury. 1830–1903, British statesman; Conservative prime minister (1885–86; 1886–92; 1895–1902). His greatest interest was in foreign and imperial affairs

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