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Smeaton

[smeet-n]
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noun
  1. John,1724–92, English engineer.
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Historical Examples

  • It was found that one of them had drifted away with the "Smeaton."

    Grace Darling

    Eva Hope

  • In July they had a visit from Mrs. Dickson, the only daughter of Smeaton.

  • Owing to this, Smeaton could not get off to be at the lighting-up of his own building.

    The Story of the Rock

    R.M. Ballantyne

  • They boarded the Smeaton without difficulty and delivered the letters.

    The Lighthouse

    R.M. Ballantyne

  • Three hours elapsed ere the Smeaton drew near to the Bell Rock.

    The Lighthouse

    R.M. Ballantyne