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[awg-duh n, og-] /ˈɔg dən, ˈɒg-/
Charles Kay, 1889–1957, British psychologist and linguist, inventor of Basic English.
a city in N Utah.
a male given name. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Heard that Mr. Ogden had come up to Wallawalla to rescue us from the Indians.

    A History of Oregon, 1792-1849 William Henry Gray
  • The country about Ogden is well-cultivated and pleasant looking.

    A Boy's Voyage Round the World The Son of Samuel Smiles
  • In 1884 a class for the deaf was begun at the state university at Ogden, and in 1888 a department was created.

    The Deaf Harry Best
  • Your sister used to be my teacher in the Ogden school, Chicago!

    The Greater Love George T. McCarthy
  • October 23, 1851, the first municipal election was held in Ogden.

    Ocean to Ocean on Horseback Willard Glazier
  • "We must hear all about it now, Ogden," continued Mr. Grant.

    Work and Win Oliver Optic
British Dictionary definitions for Ogden


C(harles) K(ay). 1889–1957, English linguist, who, with I. A. Richards, devised Basic English
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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Ogden in Medicine

Ogden Og·den, Charles Ray.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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