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Maudslay

[mawdz-lee]
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noun
  1. Henry,1771–1831, English mechanical engineer.
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  • Went afterwards to Maudslay to request that the great shield may be completed.

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  • A foot or more above the pot Mr. Maudslay found traces of bones, but he does not say whether they were human or animal.

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  • Mr. Maudslay's account supports in the main Stephens's short account of the place.

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  • The honour of their discovery really belongs to that earnest and unselfish archologist Mr. Maudslay.

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  • Again, Mr. Maudslay noticed a detail of Mayan decoration which has escaped other students.

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