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Sutter

[suht-er, soo-ter]
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noun
  1. John Augustus,1803–80, U.S. frontiersman: owner of Sutter's Mill.
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  • On discussing the subject with him Sutter found he did not know the first thing about them.

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    Carl Richard Jacobi

  • While Sutter looked on with apprehensive eyes, he began to tinker with the wiring.

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    Carl Richard Jacobi

  • Sutter forgot everything else as he sat there staring at that collector's paradise.

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    Carl Richard Jacobi

  • Sutter was about to switch on the set when the door buzzer sounded.

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    Carl Richard Jacobi

  • But it could be that Travail knew of the value of Sutter's shell collection.

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    Carl Richard Jacobi