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Linton

[lin-tn]
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  1. Ralph,1893–1953, U.S. anthropologist.
  2. a male given name.
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  • "Mr. Linton's plan was a perfect failure, too," said Mrs. Kennyfeck.

    Roland Cashel

    Charles James Lever

  • "Rather difficult to say, if he heard all," said Linton, coolly.

    Roland Cashel

    Charles James Lever

  • "They make up surprisingly for it afterwards," replied Linton, dryly.

    Roland Cashel

    Charles James Lever

  • Linton was very far from indulging that dreamy inactivity of which he spoke.

    Roland Cashel

    Charles James Lever

  • "That comes of wearing no stays," said Linton, dryly, as he proceeded to light a cigar.

    Roland Cashel

    Charles James Lever