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Cartwright

[ kahrt-rahyt ]

noun

  1. Edmund, 1743–1822, English clergyman: inventor of the power-driven loom.
  2. his brother John, 1740–1824, English parliamentary reformer.


cartwright

1

/ ˈkɑːtˌraɪt /

noun

  1. a person who makes carts


Cartwright

2

/ ˈkɑːtˌraɪt /

noun

  1. CartwrightEdmund17431823MBritishRELIGION: clergymanTECHNOLOGY: inventor Edmund. 1743–1823, British clergyman, who invented the power loom
  2. CartwrightSylvia1943FNew ZealandPOLITICS: politician Dame Silvia (née Poulter ). born 1943, New Zealand lawyer. She became a High Court judge in 1993; governor general of New Zealand (2001–06).
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Cartwright noted in an email that Whitburn lives three blocks from the old library and counted about 25 tents in the area when he visited last weekend.

Braun says Cartwright then took these ideas and created an empirical framework around them that doctors implemented at the time.

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He enthusiastically commended Justin Cartwright (who by that time had already written half a dozen novels).

Having now published his 15th novel, Lion Heart, Cartwright is still little known in the United States.

That same month, Florida National Guardsman Joshua Cartwright killed two police officers before being shot to death by police.

Afterward, Cartwright says, he reassured Koh that the process, however arduous, had been valuable.

When I ask him what it has been like to deal with Cartwright and other military officers, Koh starts to say something, then stops.

Cotton weaving remained a domestic industry, for Cartwright's power-loom did not come into general use until after 1800.

Pretty soon the gang that Mrs. Cartwright has rounded up at the prayer-meeting comes stringing along in.

Brother Cartwright was fur getting a ladder and letting him climb out right away.

Cartwright was unquestionably learned and devout, but his bigotry was that of a mediæval inquisitor.

Lady Cartwright was Irish, wrote plays, had a sense of humour, and was not jealous of the Duchess.

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