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[lind] /lɪnd/
Jenny (Johanna Maria Lind Goldschmidt"The Swedish Nightingale") 1820–87, Swedish soprano. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • The expected summons came, and even as the wheels of the motor crunched the gravel Lind sounded the gong and Mrs. Hancock entered.

    Arundel Edward Frederic Benson
  • Then would you Lind me the loan of a gridiron, sir and you'll obleege me?

  • Perhaps Lind is a nightingale: but I want something more than that.

    Letters of Edward FitzGerald Edward FitzGerald
  • Artists like Lind, and more recently Trebelli, are exceptions to be made.

    The Voice in Singing Emma Seiler
  • There were one or two of the workmen passing; and here something occurred that seemed to arrest Lind's attention.

    Sunrise William Black
British Dictionary definitions for Lind


James. 1716–94, British physician. He demonstrated (1754) that citrus fruits can cure and prevent scurvy, a remedy adopted by the British navy in 1796
Jenny, original name Johanna Maria Lind Goldschmidt. 1820–87, Swedish coloratura soprano
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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