George (1st Baron Jeffreys of Wem) 1648–89, English jurist.
Sir Harold, 1891–1989, British geophysicist and astronomer.
George, 1st Baron Jeffreys of Wem. ?1645–89, English judge, notorious for his brutality at the “Bloody Assizes” (1685), where those involved in Monmouth’s rebellion were tried
- Sir lawrence
noun 1. Sir Lawrence, 1836–1912, English painter, born in the Netherlands. noun 1. D(avid) H(erbert) 1885–1930, English novelist. 2. Ernest O(rlando) 1901–58, U.S. physicist: inventor of the cyclotron; Nobel Prize 1939. 3. Gertrude, 1901?–52, English actress. 4. Jacob, 1917–2000, U.S. painter and educator. 5. James, 1781–1813, U.S. naval officer in the War of 1812. 6. […]
- Sirloin tip
noun See top sirloin
noun 1. a river in NW Canada, in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut, flowing northwest from Great Slave Lake to the Beaufort Sea: the longest river in Canada; navigable in summer. Length: 1770 km (1100 miles) noun 1. Sir Alexander. ?1755–1820, Scottish explorer and fur trader in Canada. He explored the Mackenzie River (1789) and […]
noun 1. Sir Colin, Baron Clyde. 1792–1863, British field marshal who relieved Lucknow for the second time (1857) and commanded in Oudh, suppressing the Indian Mutiny 2. Donald. 1921–67, English water speed record-holder 3. Sir Malcolm, father of Donald Campbell. 1885–1948, English racing driver and land speed record-holder 4. Mrs Patrick, original name Beatrice Stella […]