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Arnold

[ ahr-nld ]
/ ˈɑr nld /
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noun

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British Dictionary definitions for Arnold (1 of 2)

Arnold1
/ (ˈɑːnəld) /

noun

a town in N central England, in S Nottinghamshire. Pop: 37 402 (2001)

British Dictionary definitions for Arnold (2 of 2)

Arnold2
/ (ˈɑːnəld) /

noun

Sir Malcolm. 1921–2006, English composer, esp of orchestral works in a traditional idiom
Matthew. 1822–88, English poet, essayist, and literary critic, noted particularly for his poems Sohrab and Rustum (1853) and Dover Beach (1867), and for his Essays in Criticism (1865) and Culture and Anarchy (1869)
his father, Thomas. 1795–1842, English historian and educationalist, headmaster of Rugby School, noted for his reforms in public-school education
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