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Tweedsmuir

[tweedz-myoo r]
noun
  1. Baron. Buchan, John.
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Historical Examples

  • He was born at Tweedsmuir, in the upland pastoral district of Peeblesshire, where his father was a farmer.

    Western Worthies

    J. Stephen Jeans

  • That is the church of Tweedsmuir, on its strange, tumulus-like mound by the river's brink.

  • Up Megget's left bank runs a hill road leading over into Tweedsmuir.

  • Nowhere in the world, as it seems to me, is there any scene where Nature lays on man a hand so gentle as here in Tweedsmuir.


British Dictionary definitions for tweedsmuir

Tweedsmuir

noun
  1. Baron Tweedsmuir the title of Scottish novelist John BuchanSee Buchan
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