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Gorton

[gawr-tn] /ˈgɔr tn/
noun
1.
John Grey, 1911–2002, Australian political leader: prime minister 1968–71.
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  • The bookcase at Turton resembles that at Gorton so closely that it needs no particular description.

    The Care of Books John Willis Clark
  • Richard, our own Richard, following the tribe of Gorton, the Familist!

  • Should Gorton turn up he is just the one to frighten a defenceless woman, and purchase his own silence.

    Elster's Folly Mrs. Henry Wood
  • Gorton has taken one of the rejected recruits to wait on him.

    Diary of an Enlisted Man Lawrence Van Alstyne
  • He grabbed his cup of steaming coffee, and threw it backhand into Gorton's face.

    Man of Many Minds E. Everett Evans
  • Whether Gorton had given her any points about me or not I don't know.

    Diary of an Enlisted Man Lawrence Van Alstyne
  • Lieutenants Gorton, Reynolds, Smith and myself were one, and we immediately set out for something to try our new cook with.

    Diary of an Enlisted Man Lawrence Van Alstyne
  • Gorton knows all about that and may have told her, though he swears he did not.

    Diary of an Enlisted Man Lawrence Van Alstyne
  • Do you remember some few years ago making inquiries about a man named Gorton—and you could not find him?

    Elster's Folly Mrs. Henry Wood
  • As Gorton doubled up with an explosive grunt, Hanlon swung from the heels.

    Man of Many Minds E. Everett Evans
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Gorton

/ˈɡɔːtən/
noun
1.
Sir John Grey. 1911–2002, Australian statesman; prime minister (1968–71)
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