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  1. Clark Mc·Ad·ams [muh k-ad-uh mz] /məkˈæd əmz/, 1906–98, U.S. lawyer and government official.
  2. William King·don [king-duh n] /ˈkɪŋ dən/, 1845–79, English mathematician and philosopher.
  3. a male given name.
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  • If there were, we might attach that property for your debt, but we cannot attach Mrs. Clifford's holdings.


    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • "We shall deduct the interest we might have charged you, Mr. Clifford," she said.


    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • By "loved ones" Clifford undoubtedly had meant Elinor and Paul.

  • He wished Clifford would hurry up and get the leave-taking over with.

  • Of this Clifford's Tower is about all of the ancient work that remains.