Hammond

[ ham-uh nd ]
/ ˈhæm ənd /

noun

John Hays [heyz] /heɪz/,1855–1936, U.S. engineer.
a city in NW Indiana, near Chicago.
a city in SE Louisiana.

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In order, what parts of speech are the words in all capital letters? Alisa was VERY tired, SO she decided to go to bed.
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British Dictionary definitions for hammond (1 of 2)

Hammond1
/ (ˈhæmənd) /

noun

a city in NW Indiana, adjacent to Chicago. Pop: 80 547 (2003 est)

British Dictionary definitions for hammond (2 of 2)

Hammond2
/ (ˈhæmənd) /

noun

Dame Joan. 1912–96, Australian operatic singer, born in New Zealand
Walter Reginald, known as Wally. 1903–65, English cricketer. An all-rounder, he played for England 85 times between 1928 and 1946
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