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Sedgwick

[sej-wik]
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noun
  1. Ellery,1872–1960, U.S. journalist and editor.
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  • Sedgwick and Warren attacked Ewell at the hour, but were unsuccessful.

  • It might mean that Sedgwick at Fredericksburg has seized and is holding the road to Richmond.

    The Long Roll

    Mary Johnston

  • Sedgwick and I striking at each other like two savages decked with beads and scalps!

    The Long Roll

    Mary Johnston

  • If you don't want to go on with it you can drop out, Mr. Sedgwick.

    The Pirate of Panama

    William MacLeod Raine

  • And I'm very glad of an excuse for meeting you formally, Mr. Sedgwick.

    The Pirate of Panama

    William MacLeod Raine


British Dictionary definitions for sedgwick

Sedgwick

noun
  1. Adam. 1785–1873, English geologist; played a major role in establishing parts of the geological time scale, esp the Cambrian and Devonian periods
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