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Lovell

[lov-uh l]
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noun
  1. Sir Alfred Charles Bernard,1913–2012, British astronomer.
  2. a male given name.
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Examples from the Web for lovell

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  • Do not despair, Mr. Lovell; and as far as my consent goes, you may have it to-morrow, if you like.

    Henry Dunbar

    M. E. Braddon

  • The bell had been ringing while Lovell and the banker had stood upon the platform talking.

    Henry Dunbar

    M. E. Braddon

  • There were some new ones too, for Lovell had supplied all that was lacking.

  • There is here a messenger from Lovell Tower, who would have speech of my Lady.

    Mistress Margery

    Emily Sarah Holt

  • The bridal feast was held at Lovell Tower, and all the neighbours were invited to it.

    Mistress Margery

    Emily Sarah Holt


British Dictionary definitions for lovell

Lovell

noun
  1. Sir Bernard. 1913–2012 English radio astronomer; founder (1951) and director of Jodrell Bank
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