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Abbotsford

[ab-uh ts-ferd]
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noun
  1. Sir Walter Scott's residence from 1812 to 1832, near Melrose, in SE Scotland.
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Examples from the Web for abbotsford

Historical Examples

  • The jougs belonging to the parish of Galashiels are preserved at Abbotsford.

    Bygone Punishments</p>

    William Andrews

  • A few copies of these letters were printed for the use of the Abbotsford Club.

    The Book-Hunter</p>

    John Hill Burton

  • I hope to be at Abbotsford on Monday night, to stay for a week.

  • This was the simple beginning of the magnificent Abbotsford home.

  • This may well take the form of an imaginary visit to Abbotsford.

    Lady of the Lake

    Sir Walter Scott


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