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Hammond

[ ham-uhnd ]
/ ˈhæm ənd /
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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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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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