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Milne

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noun
  1. A(lan) A(lexander),1882–1956, English novelist, playwright, and author of prose and verse for children.
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Examples from the Web for milne

Historical Examples

  • Dr. Milne, as has been stated, was not a permanent resident of the Post.

    The Long Labrador Trail

    Dillon Wallace

  • Mr. Milne pooh-poohs my fears, and says it is only the "skipper's little way."

  • Milne is growing old and frail like myself, and I will need to spare her all I can.

    Allison Bain

    Margaret Murray Robertson

  • Mr. Milne, the British interpreter, finally came to our rescue.

    As I Remember

    Marian Gouverneur

  • The noble labors of Milne Edwards have brought this to light.

    The Sea

    Jules Michelet


British Dictionary definitions for milne

Milne

noun
  1. A (lan) A (lexander). 1882–1956, English writer, noted for his books and verse for children, including When We Were Very Young (1924) and Winnie the Pooh (1926)
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