Jean, 1915–79, U.S. novelist and short-story writer.
Sir Edward William, 1819–1901, New Zealand political leader, born in Scotland: prime minister 1856–61, 1865–69, 1872.
a city in and the county seat of Staffordshire, in central England.
a market town in central England, administrative centre of Staffordshire. Pop: 63 681 (2001)
Sir Edward William. 1819–1901, New Zealand statesman, born in Scotland: prime minister of New Zealand (1856–61; 1865–69; 1872)
[staf-erd-sheer, -sher] /ˈstæf ərdˌʃɪər, -ʃər/ noun 1. a county in central England. 1154 sq. mi. (2715 sq. km). County seat: Stafford. Staffordshire /ˈstæfədˌʃɪə; -ʃə/ noun 1. a county of central England: lowlands in the east and south rise to the Pennine uplands in the north; important in the history of industry, coal and iron having […]
noun 1. one of an English breed of strong, stocky, muscular dogs having a broad skull and a smooth coat, in combinations of red, white, black, or blue, originally raised for bullbaiting and later dogfighting, but now bred as a companion dog. Staffordshire bull terrier noun 1. a breed of smooth-coated terrier with a stocky […]
noun 1. former name of American Staffordshire terrier.
noun (South African) 1. a person who illegally rides on the outside of a suburban train