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Garfield

[gahr-feeld] /ˈgɑrˌfild/
noun
1.
James Abram, 1831–81, 20th president of the U.S., 1881.
2.
a city in NE New Jersey.
3.
a male given name.
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  • There was a meeting, and Garfield was shot through the lung.

    The Snare Rafael Sabatini
  • If Garfield recovers from his wound he will be tried by court-martial.

    The Snare Rafael Sabatini
  • But there was one other who had some inkling of the plot—Garfield, the American.

    Plotting in Pirate Seas Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  • Well, good-bye, Garfield, I won't be likely to see you again before you go.

    Plotting in Pirate Seas Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  • Returned to Huntsville this afternoon; General Garfield with me.

    The Citizen-Soldier John Beatty
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Garfield

/ˈɡɑːˌfiːld/
noun
1.
James Abram. 1831–81, 20th president of the US (1881); assassinated in office
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