Oldham

[ohl-duh m; locally ou-duh m]
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  • Mr. Oldham describes the fault in detail, as observed by him in February 1898.

  • The explanation of these peculiarities is evidently that given by Mr. Oldham.

  • No one who took an interest in Miss Oldham could fail to be so.

    The Silver Butterfly

    Mrs. Wilson Woodrow

  • I was thinking not only of Miss Oldham, but of the other butterfly lady—the Mariposa.

    The Silver Butterfly

    Mrs. Wilson Woodrow

  • I am surprised that you should say that, for Miss Oldham's are quite the most artistic I have seen.

    The Silver Butterfly

    Mrs. Wilson Woodrow


British Dictionary definitions for oldham

Oldham

noun
  1. a town in NW England, in Oldham unitary authority, Greater Manchester. Pop: 103 544 (2001)
  2. a unitary authority in NW England, in Greater Manchester. Pop: 218 100 (2003 est). Area: 141 sq km (54 sq miles)
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