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[awl-pawrt, -pohrt] /ˈɔl pɔrt, -poʊrt/
Gordon W(illard) 1897–1967, U.S. psychologist and educator. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • “If that Commander Allport would stand in like a true man and lend us a hand, we might get off even now,” exclaimed Desmond.

    The Three Commanders W.H.G. Kingston
  • Then Mr. Allport talked water-rates and gas-fittings to Mr. Massey.

    Gray youth Oliver Onions
  • It stood first on the list of lines recommended p. 109for construction in the Report of the Allport Commission.

  • They were followed a few minutes later by Miss Crebbin and her young man, a Mr. Allport.

    Gray youth Oliver Onions
  • Now Commander Allport did not recollect that Murray was his senior.

    The Three Commanders W.H.G. Kingston
  • When Dr. Allport Brinton's alarm clock sounded, it brought madness.

    Wait for Weight Jack McKenty
  • “I am your superior officer, and it is my duty to act as I think fit, without taking your opinion,” answered Commander Allport.

    The Three Commanders W.H.G. Kingston
  • Commander Allport, who was standing on deck, received Adair with a supercilious air.

    The Three Commanders W.H.G. Kingston
  • Mr. Allport accompanied them along the platform to the carriages outside the station.

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