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Borden

[bawr-dn]
noun
  1. Gail,1801–74, U.S. inventor: developed technique for condensing milk.
  2. Lizzie (Andrew),1860–1927, defendant in U.S. 1893 trial: acquitted of ax murder of father and stepmother.
  3. Sir Robert Laird [laird] /lɛərd/, 1854–1937, Canadian statesman: prime minister 1911–20.
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  • State, if you please, Mr. Borden, what you know of Mr. Lytton in regard to this case.

    Victor's Triumph

    Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth

  • Wouldn't it have been delightful if we could have staid at Borden's?

    'Our guy'

    Mrs. E. E. Boyd

  • "That boy is crazy to go somewhere all the time," said Mrs. Borden.

    Randy of the River

    Horatio Alger Jr.

  • Then I can give Mr. Borden some and he can let us have some bacon that we need.

    Randy of the River

    Horatio Alger Jr.

  • Borden, you and Yorke go up and lay that engineer in irons in the forehold.

    The Pirate Shark

    Elliott Whitney