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Harley Street

noun
1.
a street in London, England: noted for the eminent doctors who have offices there.
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  • What did I tell you when we came away from Harley Street that time?

    Little Dorrit Charles Dickens
  • Physician had engaged to break the intelligence in Harley Street.

    Little Dorrit Charles Dickens
  • I should like to see you in Harley Street to-morrow morning.

    The Yellow Claw Sax Rohmer
  • I had not seen it in Harley Street—I had not seen it anywhere.

    The Turn of the Screw Henry James
  • They had been settled in the Harley Street house four months.

    The Dop Doctor

    Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
  • I had not the slightest desire to have a consulting-room of my own in Harley Street.

    The Seven Secrets William Le Queux
  • The solemn houses of Harley Street only increased my nausea.

    The Blue Germ Martin Swayne
  • Now, I've studied this subject a little, quietly in Harley Street.

    Desert Air Robert Hichens
  • And so it was that preparations for Christmas were made in Harley Street.

    Orley Farm

    Anthony Trollope
British Dictionary definitions for Harley Street

Harley Street

/ˈhɑːlɪ/
noun
1.
a street in central London famous for its large number of medical specialists' consulting rooms
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