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Hinton

[hin-tn, -tuh n]
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noun
  1. Christopher, Baron Hinton of Bankside,1901–1983, British nuclear engineer.
  2. William Augustus,1883–1959, U.S. medical researcher and educator.
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  • Confess, Hinton, it is worth while being a soldier to be in Ireland.

    Jack Hinton

    Charles James Lever

  • Yes, Hinton, they knew every man of them the position I stood in.

    Jack Hinton

    Charles James Lever

  • Yes, Hinton, these are my sporting friends, sipping my wine while they plot my ruin.

    Jack Hinton

    Charles James Lever

  • You don't look, Mr. Hinton, as if that were a latitat or a bill of costs you were reading.'

    Jack Hinton

    Charles James Lever

  • I have told you, Mr. Hinton, that I wish you to know my father.

    Jack Hinton

    Charles James Lever