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Heseltine

noun
  1. Michael (Ray Dibden) Baron. born 1933, British Conservative politician; secretary of state for defence (1983–86); secretary of state for the environment (1990–92); secretary of state for trade and industry (1992–95); deputy prime minister (1995–97)
  2. Philip Arnold . the real name of composer Peter WarlockSee Warlock
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  • Captain Heseltine and Mr. Flemyng looked at their watches and nodded gravely.

    Half a Hero

    Anthony Hope

  • Captain Heseltine's observation was brief, but comprehensive.

    Half a Hero

    Anthony Hope

  • "He might at least brush the knees of his trousers," moaned Captain Heseltine.

    Half a Hero

    Anthony Hope

  • Captain Heseltine appeared with a summons for Dick, who sulkily obeyed.

    Half a Hero

    Anthony Hope

  • Captain Heseltine lowered the walking-stick and looked at her with an air of expectancy.

    Half a Hero

    Anthony Hope