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Burt

[burt] /bɜrt/
noun
1.
William Austin, 1792–1858, U.S. surveyor and inventor.
2.
a male given name, form of Albert, Herbert, Bertram, Burton.
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  • The grinning black pressed the hands of Burt and Howard to his forehead in turn.

    The Blind Lion of the Congo Elliott Whitney
  • In 1851, this firm was dissolved and that of Thatcher, Burt & Co. formed.

  • Remaining behind, Mr. Parker, Jerry and the girls, tried to learn from police officers if Burt had made any statement.

    Saboteurs on the River Mildred A. Wirt
  • Uncle Burt used to complain of that writing, too, when he was home.

    W. A. G.'s Tale Margaret Turnbull
  • For one moment Burt felt an insane impulse to rush from the hut and seek the village.

    The Blind Lion of the Congo Elliott Whitney

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