Mumford

[muhm-ferd]
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  • If he played the way he played yesterday and to-day he might have a chance against Mumford.

    Left End Edwards

    Ralph Henry Barbour

  • Time was called for an injury to Mumford, but he was soon on his feet again.

    Left End Edwards

    Ralph Henry Barbour

  • For the simple reason that Mumford's is on the other side of the road.

    Major Vigoureux

    A. T. Quiller-Couch

  • It is Mumford's pump, for I have just bruised my wrist against the handle.

    Major Vigoureux

    A. T. Quiller-Couch

  • "We must be sure Mrs. Mumford and that Bartley person are both there," says she.


British Dictionary definitions for mumford

Mumford

noun
  1. Lewis. 1895–1990, US sociologist, whose works are chiefly concerned with the relationship between man and his environment. They include The City in History (1962) and Roots of Contemporary Architecture (1972)
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