Clark, born 1920, U.S. jazz trumpet and flugelhorn player and singer.
Ellen (Alicia or Alice) 1848?–1928, English actress.
Megan (Marguerite Duffy) born 1932, U.S. playwright and feminist.
William (“Bill”; “Memphis Bill”) 1898–1989, U.S. baseball player.
a male given name, form of Terrence or Theodore.
a female given name, form of Theresa.
noun (pl) -ries
an uncut loop in the pile of towelling or a similar fabric
a fabric with such a pile on both sides
(as modifier): a terry towel
Dame Ellen. 1847–1928, British actress, noted for her Shakespearean roles opposite Sir Henry Irving and for her correspondence with George Bernard Shaw
(John) Quinlan (ˈkwɪnlən). born 1937, British architect, noted for his works in neoclassical style, such as the Richmond riverside project (1984)
“loop raised in pile-weaving, left uncut,” 1784, possibly an alteration of French tiré “drawn,” from past participle of tirer “draw out” (cf. German gezogener Sammet “drawn velvet”).
Benjamin, Count Rumford, 1753–1814, English physicist and diplomat, born in the U.S. David, 1770–1857, Canadian fur trader, surveyor, author, and explorer, born in England. David, born 1954, U.S. basketball player. Dorothy, 1894–1961, U.S. journalist. Francis, 1859–1907, English poet. J(ames) Walter, 1847–1928, U.S. advertising executive. Sir John Sparrow David, 1844–94, Canadian statesman: prime minister 1892–94. Randall […]
Elihu, 1853–1937, U.S. inventor, born in England. Sir George Paget, 1892–1975, English physicist (son of Sir Joseph John): Nobel prize 1937. James, 1700–48, English poet, born in Scotland. James (“B.V”) 1834–82, English poet. John Arthur, 1861–1933, Scottish scientist and author. Sir Joseph John, 1856–1940, English physicist: Nobel prize 1906. Virgil, 1896–1989, U.S. composer and music […]
business-to-business (denoting business transactions over the Internet): B2B websites. Contemporary Examples Consumer-facing networks are crashing, while B2B is booming. Why Investors—but Not Consumers—Love LinkedIn Alex Klein August 26, 2012 abbreviation business-to-business; denoting trade between commercial organizations rather than between businesses and private customers Compare B2C, B2E business to business back to basics business to business
business-to-consumer (denoting business transactions over the Internet): B2C marketing. abbreviation business to consumer: denoting an internet communication channel between a business and consumers Compare B2B, B2E business to consumer