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Borden

[bawr-dn] /ˈbɔr dn/
noun
1.
Gail, 1801–74, U.S. inventor: developed technique for condensing milk.
2.
Lizzie (Andrew) 1860–1927, defendant in U.S. 1893 trial: acquitted of ax murder of father and stepmother.
3.
Sir Robert Laird
[laird] /lɛərd/ (Show IPA),
1854–1937, Canadian statesman: prime minister 1911–20.
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  • State, if you please, Mr. Borden, what you know of Mr. Lytton in regard to this case.

    Victor's Triumph Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
  • Wouldn't it have been delightful if we could have staid at Borden's?

    'Our guy' Mrs. E. E. Boyd
  • "That boy is crazy to go somewhere all the time," said Mrs. Borden.

    Randy of the River Horatio Alger Jr.
  • Then I can give Mr. Borden some and he can let us have some bacon that we need.

    Randy of the River Horatio Alger Jr.
  • Yorke, you an' Birch an' Borden come down to the after cabin.

    The Pirate Shark Elliott Whitney

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