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Robson

[rob-suh n] /ˈrɒb sən/
noun
1.
Mount, a mountain in SW Canada, in E British Columbia: highest peak in the Canadian Rockies, 12,972 feet (3954 meters).
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  • "It's the only way to get leave to England," said Robson jocularly.

    Pushed and the Return Push George Herbert Fosdike Nichols, (AKA Quex)
  • At the time of this journey the Kinney ascension of Mount Robson had not yet been made.

  • "It is all over now," Mr. Robson shouted from the next tree.

    Condemned as a Nihilist George Alfred Henty
  • "There are no more pleasant companions than the Russians," Mr. Robson said.

    Condemned as a Nihilist George Alfred Henty
  • “I say, that mate of yours works like a good one,” observed Robson to Dick.

    The Rival Crusoes W.H.G. Kingston
British Dictionary definitions for Robson

Robson1

/ˈrɒbsən/
noun
1.
Mount Robson, a mountain in SW Canada, in E British Columbia: the highest peak in the Canadian Rockies. Height: 3954 m (12 972 ft)

Robson2

/ˈrɒbsən/
noun
1.
Sir Bobby, full name Robert William.1933–2009, English footballer and manager: played in 20 matches for England (1957–62) and managed the team (1982–90); managed Ipswich Town (1969–82) with whom he won the UEFA Cup in 1981; won trophies with clubs in the Netherlands, Portugal, and in Spain where he won the 1997 European Cup Winners' Cup with Barcelona
2.
Bryan. born 1957, English footballer and manager: played for Manchester United (1981–94) and was their longest-serving captain: scored 26 goals in 90 games (65 as captain) for England (1980–91)
3.
Dame Flora. 1902–84, English stage and film actress
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