Sutter

[suht-er, soo-ter]
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noun

John Augustus,1803–80, U.S. frontiersman: owner of Sutter's Mill.

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  • Sutter touched a stud and the electric runabout coasted to a halt.

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    Carl Richard Jacobi

  • Sutter was about to switch on the set when the door buzzer sounded.

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    Carl Richard Jacobi

  • To Sutter, anyone who liked shells was a person above suspicion.

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    Carl Richard Jacobi

  • While Sutter looked on with apprehensive eyes, he began to tinker with the wiring.

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  • Sutter forgot everything else as he sat there staring at that collector's paradise.

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