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Lindley

[lind-lee, lin-]
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noun
  1. John,1799–1865, English botanist.
  2. a male or female given name.
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  • Regal is an offspring of Lindley, which it greatly resembles.

    Manual of American Grape-Growing

    U. P. Hedrick

  • But they all like it, Mr. Lindley and the Halls and Mr. Spicer, too.

    Miss Pat at School

    Pemberton Ginther

  • But I assumed, as a matter of course, that it was Lindley's.

  • I quite agree, under all circumstances, with the propriety of Lindley.

  • I say, though, he is safe to tell Lindley that I suggested it.

    The Kopje Garrison

    George Manville Fenn