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Emmett

[em-it] /ˈɛm ɪt/
noun
1.
Daniel Decatur, 1815–1904, U.S. songwriter and minstrel-show performer and producer: composer of “Dixie.”.
2.
a male given name.
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  • I find it doesnt help me much on bank cheques, they get turned down as quickly with the Emmett signed as without it.

    Treading the Narrow Way R. E. Barrett
  • "He may have been afraid the other would miss and damage the ship," Emmett said.

    No Hiding Place Richard R. Smith
  • Mr. Emmett, didn't you ever find out where that ship really came from?

    Year of the Big Thaw Marion Zimmer Bradley
  • Mr. Emmett, the head of the department, was seated at his desk when they arrived.

    The Film of Fear Arnold Fredericks
  • Mr. Emmett held out a clenched fist with thumb jerked towards the reef.

    The Pillar of Light Louis Tracy

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