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[pat-n] /ˈpæt n/
Charley (Charlie Patton) 1881–1934, U.S. blues guitarist and singer.
George Smith, 1885–1945, U.S. general. Unabridged
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  • When Patton's eyes were open, they rested on him with a weird growing belief.

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  • "He's one of the mysteries," said Patton, rising to take his leave.

    A Tar-Heel Baron Mabell Shippie Clarke Pelton
  • Patton stated that none of the capital stock had at this time been paid in by the stockholders.

  • Patton volunteered for the task of getting the potatoes into the ashes.

    A Tar-Heel Baron Mabell Shippie Clarke Pelton
  • He rushed into Patton Place, and in his path another, much smaller cage appeared.

British Dictionary definitions for Patton


George Smith. 1885–1945, US general, who successfully developed tank warfare as an extension of cavalry tactics in World War II: captured Palermo, Sicily (1942) and much of France (1944)
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