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[koo-lee] /ˈku li/
Charles Horton
[hawr-tn] /ˈhɔr tn/ (Show IPA),
1864–1929, U.S. author and pioneer in the field of sociology. Unabridged
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  • Holden and Cooley spent the rest of their days on the Upper Yadkin.

    Chronicles of Border Warfare Alexander Scott Withers
  • Whoever they may be they are in the "Cooley" and watching the prairie.

    Marion's Faith. Charles King
  • Cooley says of them, "They are so utterly untrue, that they have not their parallel in any language."

  • Cooley greeted Mellin uproariously and Mr. Sneyd introduced the fat man.

    His Own People Booth Tarkington
  • "He played a mighty good game on the steamer," said Cooley warmly.

    His Own People Booth Tarkington
  • "Perhaps he won't want us to try," young Cooley pursued derisively.

    His Own People Booth Tarkington
Cooley in Medicine

Cooley Coo·ley (kōō'lē), Denton Arthur. Born 1920.

American surgeon and educator who in 1969 performed the first artificial heart transplant on a human.

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