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Robertson

[rob-ert-suh n] /ˈrɒb ərt sən/
noun
1.
Oscar Palmer ("The Big O") born 1938, U.S. basketball player.
2.
Pat (Marion Gordon) born 1930, U.S. evangelist.
3.
William, 1721–93, Scottish historian.
4.
Sir William Robert, 1860–1933, British field marshal.
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  • "He will get well, if that's what you mean," said Dr. Robertson.

    Frank Roscoe's Secret Allen Chapman
  • Mr. Robertson went to open it, and James's heart sank within him.

    Salted With Fire George MacDonald
  • Mrs. Robertson, weeping herself, sought to comfort her, but it seemed in vain.

    Salted With Fire George MacDonald
  • Isy was not only willing, but eager that Mr. and Mrs. Robertson should know everything.

    Salted With Fire George MacDonald
  • Mr. Robertson gives us the tragedy of a clearing in its first act.

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Robertson

noun
1.
George (Islay Macneill), Baron. born 1946, Scottish Labour politician; secretary-general of NATO (1999–2003)
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