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Stormont

noun
  1. a suburb of Belfast: site of Parliament House (1928–30), formerly the seat of the parliament of Northern Ireland (1922–72) and since 1998 of the Northern Ireland assembly, and Stormont Castle, formerly the residence of the prime minister of Northern Ireland and since 1998 the office of the province's first minister
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  • And straightway "a stormont" became the polite word for a lie.

    Benjamin Franklin

    Paul Elmer More

  • In the meantime there was no denying that Stormont was a fine-sounding name.

    The Market-Place

    Harold Frederic

  • "But his name was Stormont as much as it was Joel," broke in Alfred, from his dark corner.

    The Market-Place

    Harold Frederic

  • "We found him in Drowned Valley at sunrise," said Stormont quietly.

    The Flaming Jewel

    Robert W. Chambers

  • He and Stormont watched Lannis riding away with the two horses.

    The Flaming Jewel

    Robert W. Chambers