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Harley Street

a street in London, England: noted for the eminent doctors who have offices there. Unabridged
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  • She looked back over her shoulder and waved her hand to him again as she turned down Harley Street and passed out of sight.

    A Young Man's Year Anthony Hope
  • They had been settled in the Harley Street house four months.

    The Dop Doctor Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
  • A hansom carried him up to Harley Street; he had been there three months before and had been told to come again in three weeks.

    Quisant Anthony Hope
  • I had not the slightest desire to have a consulting-room of my own in Harley Street.

    The Seven Secrets William Le Queux
  • What was afterwards to characterize her work in a larger field was already observed in Harley Street.

  • If he were really in love he would find his way to Harley Street.

    Orley Farm Anthony Trollope
  • Now, I've studied this subject a little, quietly in Harley Street.

    Desert Air Robert Hichens
  • What did I tell you when we came away from Harley Street that time?

    Little Dorrit Charles Dickens
  • It landed him at the paternal door in Harley Street almost at the instant at which Bommaney arrived there in pursuit of him.

    Young Mr. Barter's Repentance David Christie Murray
British Dictionary definitions for Harley Street

Harley Street

a street in central London famous for its large number of medical specialists' consulting rooms
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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