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Eldredge

[ĕldrĕdj]
  1. American paleontologist who with Stephen Jay Gould developed the theory of punctuated equilibrium in 1972.
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Historical Examples

  • He collected the rent from that Mr. Eldredge who used to live here.

    Thankful's Inheritance

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • "How d'ye do, Eldredge," was the great man's salutation, not at all effusive.

    The Rise of Roscoe Paine

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • You should have seen Eldredge's face when I announced my intention.

    The Rise of Roscoe Paine

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • Eldredge's store was closed, but the billiard room was radiant and noisy.

    The Rise of Roscoe Paine

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • Say, for the love of Mike, broke in Eldredge, are you crazy?

    Full-Back Foster

    Ralph Henry Barbour