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[kob] /kɒb/
[hou-uh l] /ˈhaʊ əl/ (Show IPA),
1815–68, U.S. politician: Speaker of the House 1849–51.
Irvin S(hrewsbury) 1876–1944, U.S. humorist and writer.
Ty(rus Raymond)
[tahy-ruh s] /ˈtaɪ rəs/ (Show IPA),
("the Georgia Peach") 1886–1961, U.S. baseball player. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • I shall be obliged for any clue to the arms, residence, &c. of this Mr. Cobb.

  • Mr. Cobb swung about in his own chair, so that his face was in the shadow.

    Thankful's Inheritance Joseph C. Lincoln
  • He did come, and many evenings after, and it was from this old man that Cobb first learned the art of making ozone in quantities.

    A. D. 2000 Alvarado M. Fuller
  • By the way, are there any developments in the matter of the loan from Mr. Cobb?

    Thankful's Inheritance Joseph C. Lincoln
  • A few moments later, the President and Cobb were sitting before a glowing, cheerful fire, engaged in earnest conversation.

    A. D. 2000 Alvarado M. Fuller

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