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Archie

[ahr-chee] /ˈɑr tʃi/
noun
1.
a male given name, form of Archibald.

Moore

[moo r, mawr, mohr] /mʊər, mɔr, moʊr/
noun
1.
Archibald Lee ("Archie") 1913–1998, U.S. boxer.
2.
Brian, 1921–1999, U.S. novelist.
3.
Clement Clarke, 1779–1863, U.S. scholar and writer.
4.
Douglas Stuart, 1893–1969, U.S. composer.
5.
Eliakim Hastings
[ih-lahy-uh-kim] /ɪˈlaɪ ə kɪm/ (Show IPA),
1862–1932, U.S. mathematician.
6.
George, 1852–1933, Irish novelist, critic, and dramatist.
7.
G(eorge) E(dward) 1873–1958, English philosopher.
8.
Gerald, 1899–1987, British pianist.
9.
Henry, 1898–1986, English sculptor.
10.
Sir John, 1761–1809, British general.
11.
John Bassett
[bas-it,, -et] /ˈbæs ɪt,, -ɛt/ (Show IPA),
1860–1947, U.S. jurist.
12.
Marianne (Craig) 1887–1972, U.S. poet and critic.
13.
Stanford, 1913–82, U.S. biochemist: Nobel Prize in chemistry 1972.
14.
Thomas, 1779–1852, Irish poet.
15.
a city in central Oklahoma.
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  • Archie began to overhaul his traps, which had been piled in one corner of the cabin.

    Frank in the Woods Harry Castlemon
  • It didn't matter much to Archie what any body said or thought.

    The Elm Tree Tales F. Irene Burge Smith
  • "More than one, I should think," returned Archie, contemptuously.

    Frank Among The Rancheros Harry Castlemon
  • Archie Orr,” Jake muttered to himself, as he stepped out of his hut.

    The Night Riders Ridgwell Cullum
  • Two of the smaller boats under the command of the master, who was accompanied by Desmond and Archie, then pulled in.

    The Three Commanders W.H.G. Kingston
British Dictionary definitions for Archie

Moore1

/mʊə; mɔː/
noun
1.
Bobby. full name Robert Frederick Moore. 1941–93, British footballer captain of the England team that won the World Cup in 1966
2.
Dudley (Stuart John). 1935–2002, British actor, comedian, and musician noted for his comedy partnership (1960–73) with Peter Cook and such films as 10 (1979) and Arthur (1981)
3.
George. 1852–1933, Irish novelist. His works include Esther Waters (1894) and The Brook Kerith (1916)
4.
G(eorge) E(dward). 1873–1958, British philosopher, noted esp for his Principia Ethica (1903)
5.
Gerald. 1899–1987, British pianist, noted as an accompanist esp to lieder singers
6.
Henry. 1898–1986, British sculptor. His works are characterized by monumental organic forms and include the Madonna and Child (1943) at St Matthew's Church, Northampton
7.
Sir John. 1761–1809, British general; commander of the British army (1808–09) in the Peninsular War: killed at Corunna
8.
Marianne (Craig). 1887–1972, US poet: her works include Observations (1924) and Selected Poems (1935)
9.
Thomas. 1779–1852, Irish poet, best known for Irish Melodies (1807–34)

Moore2

/ˈmʊʊre/
noun
1.
another name for Mossi
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Archie in Medicine

Moore (mur, môr), Stanford. 1913-1982.

American biochemist. He shared a 1972 Nobel Prize for pioneering studies of the enzyme ribonuclease.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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Archie in Technology
tool, networking
A system to automatically gather, index and serve information on the Internet. The initial implementation of archie by McGill University School of Computer Science provided an indexed directory of filenames from all anonymous FTP archives on the Internet. Later versions provide other collections of information.
See also archive site, Gopher, Prospero, Wide Area Information Servers.
(1995-12-28)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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