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[elm-hurst] /ˈɛlm hɜrst/
a city in NE Illinois, W of Chicago. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • We passed Maywood and Elmhurst as we followed the main-traveled road.

    On a Donkey's Hurricane Deck R. Pitcher Woodward
  • Margaret had not gone to Elmhurst without a struggle on the part of her mother.

    The Turn of the Tide Eleanor H. Porter
  • Also I believe Elmhurst to be the most important estate in the district, and you to be the largest taxpayer.

  • Five miles to Elmhurst, and the train for the North starts at eight.

    54-40 or Fight Emerson Hough
  • I could merely ride forth to Elmhurst, hoping to pick up some clew to aid me.

    My Lady of Doubt Randall Parrish
  • "They're over in the library at Elmhurst," he added to Swain.

    The Gloved Hand Burton E. Stevenson
  • Just before sunrise we passed Elmhurst, the great white mansion appearing silent and deserted.

    My Lady of Doubt Randall Parrish
  • She's one of the maids here at Elmhurst, and you're quite likely to see her again.

  • But it seems she arrived at Elmhurst only a day or two after Lucy disappeared from home.

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