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Anderson

[ an-der-suhn ]
/ ˈæn dər sən /
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noun
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British Dictionary definitions for Anderson (1 of 2)

Anderson1
/ (ˈændəsən) /

noun
a river in N Canada, in the Northwest Territories, rising in lakes north of Great Bear Lake and flowing west and north to the Beaufort Sea. Length: about 580 km (360 miles)

British Dictionary definitions for Anderson (2 of 2)

Anderson2
/ (ˈændəsən) /

noun
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Medical definitions for Anderson

Anderson
[ ăndər-sən ]
Elizabeth 1836-1917

British physician. The first licensed British woman doctor (1865), she established medical courses for women at a dispensary in London.
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