Corey

[kawr-ee, kohr-ee]

noun

Elias James,born 1928, U.S. chemist and educator: Nobel Prize 1990.
a male given name.

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  • Mother Corey looked from one to the other, and then back to Gordon.

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    Lester del Rey

  • Corey tapped her shoulder, pointing out the rout, and she gunned the car.

    Police Your Planet

    Lester del Rey

  • Rusty and one of Mother Corey's men were on guard, and the others had turned in.

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    Lester del Rey

  • Corey shook his head, setting the heavy folds of flesh to bouncing.

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    Lester del Rey

  • "I always say that common people can be most agreeable," Mrs. Corey patronized.

    Free Air

    Sinclair Lewis