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Wheelock

[hwee-lok, wee-] /ˈʰwi lɒk, ˈwi-/
noun
1.
Eleazar, 1711–79, U.S. clergyman and educator: founded Dartmouth College.
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  • She was a teacher at Wheelock Academy at the time of her marriage in 1894.

    The Choctaw Freedmen Robert Elliott Flickinger
  • They depended on Dr. Wheelock's exertions, he cheerfully undertook.

  • T-told Worthington you got that app'intment for Wheelock—t-told Worthington?

    Coniston, Complete Winston Churchill
  • Howe and Wheelock were called upon to relate their tale of horrors at the lakes.

    The Spirit Lake Massacre Thomas Teakle
  • Here they found Duncombe, Wheelock, and Maxwell awaiting them.

    The Spirit Lake Massacre Thomas Teakle
  • Wheelock had with him what was thought to be a cordial, some of which he offered to the Captain.

    The Spirit Lake Massacre Thomas Teakle
  • Claire, don't forget to see that ponderous Doctor Wheelock and get his subscription.

    Interrupted Pansy
  • The result was that in August, 1815, the Trustees ousted Wheelock.

  • We'll get a drag and Captain Wheelock will see that I don't drive you into trouble.

    The Main Chance Meredith Nicholson

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