Association of Casualty and Surety Companies.
Algernon Charles, 1837–1909, English poet and critic. Contemporary Examples Jonathan Bate argues in the TLS that Swinburne was a master metrician as well as a pioneer in changing sexual attitudes. Best of Brit Lit Peter Stothard July 8, 2009 For Swinburne, there are physical signs that a God made everything else, and that is that. […]
Also, A.C.V. actual cash value. air cushion vehicle: any of various vehicles that ride over water or terrain on a cushion of air generated by downward-thrusting fans and are pushed forward by one or more air propellers. actual cash value air-cushion vehicle
Alfred Charles William, Viscount Northcliffe, 1865–1922, English journalist, publisher, and politician. his brother, Harold Sidney, 1st Viscount Rothermere [roth -er-meer] /ˈrɒð ərˌmɪər/ (Show IPA), 1868–1940, English publisher and politician. Historical Examples Edward disliked the Harmsworth Press; Robert thought it was doing good. Saint’s Progress John Galsworthy “This stuff seems to have been meant for some […]
a member of the royal house of England that ruled from 1461 to 1485. 1st Duke of (Edmund of Langley) 1341–1402, progenitor of the house of York (son of Edward III). Alvin Cullum [kuhl-uh m] /ˈkʌl əm/ (Show IPA), (Sergeant) 1887–1964, U.S. soldier. (def 1). Ancient Eboracum. a city in , in NE England, on […]
Count Alessandro di [ah-les-sahn-draw dee] /ˌɑ lɛsˈsɑn drɔ di/ (Show IPA), (Giuseppe Balsamo) 1743–95, Italian adventurer and impostor. Historical Examples Then Cagliostro was called, but almost as a matter of form, and dismissed immediately. The Queen’s Necklace Alexandre Dumas pre Cagliostro started, as if the question had roused him from a reverie. The Queen’s Necklace […]