/ (ˈfɜːbæŋk) /
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(Arthur Annesley) Ronald . 1886–1926, English novelist, whose works include Valmouth (1919), The Flower beneath the Foot (1923), and Concerning the Eccentricities of Cardinal Pirelli (1926)
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Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
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Example sentences from the Web for Firbank
For had not he himself, though only a youth of twenty-two, been one of the appointed preachers at Firbank Chapel?A Book of Quaker Saints|Lucy Violet Hodgkin
Mr. Firbank tells some story or other, but it is not possible to discern it under his incessant saltimbanqueries.