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Huskisson

[huhs-kuh-suh n]
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  1. William,1770–1830, British statesman and financier.
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Historical Examples

  • The railway is safe as a coach—and yet, that affair of poor Huskisson!

    Olive

    Dinah Maria Craik, (AKA Dinah Maria Mulock)

  • The same might be said of the death of Mr. Huskisson at the opening of the first railroad.

    Folkways

    William Graham Sumner

  • All his strongest colleagues, except Huskisson, deserted him.

  • In September 1829, as we have seen, Huskisson had disappeared.

  • Not one word has been said to Huskisson or any of his friends.

    The Greville Memoirs

    Charles C. F. Greville