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Brockton

[brok-tuh n] /ˈbrɒk tən/
noun
1.
a city in E Massachusetts.
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  • "I was speaking in your terms, Mr. Brockton," said the lady, with suave hauteur.

  • Nelse was a telegraph operator up in Brockton before the war.

    Galusha the Magnificent Joseph C. Lincoln
  • "I don't know what you mean," said the downright Mr. Brockton.

  • Two of 'em, factory girls from Brockton, they was, come to the house for a drink of water.

    Cap'n Eri Joseph Crosby Lincoln
  • Papa says you are going to live with us 53 and you are going to study with Harry under Mr. Brockton.

  • His accomplice from Brockton could meet him with another car, for one thing.

    Walter and the Wireless Sara Ware Bassett
  • Brockton glanced at his watch, walked over to the window and then came back to where she stood.

    The Easiest Way Eugene Walter and Arthur Hornblow
  • Of course, it was Brockton's influence that got her the part.

    The Easiest Way Eugene Walter and Arthur Hornblow
  • She must get away from New York and be safely married before Brockton or any one else had a chance to ruin her life.

    The Easiest Way Eugene Walter and Arthur Hornblow
  • Brockton, she could not help remembering, was more than double her age.

    The Easiest Way Eugene Walter and Arthur Hornblow

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