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Henderson

[hen-der-suh n] /ˈhɛn dər sən/
noun
1.
Arthur, 1863–1935, British statesman and labor leader: Nobel Peace Prize 1934.
2.
David Bremner
[brem-ner] /ˈbrɛm nər/ (Show IPA),
1840–1906, U.S. political leader: Speaker of the House 1899–1903.
3.
Fletcher ("Smack") 1898–1952, U.S. jazz pianist, arranger, and bandleader.
4.
a city in NW Kentucky, on the Ohio River.
5.
a city in SE Nevada, near Las Vegas.
6.
a city in N North Carolina.
7.
a town in E Texas.
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  • You're kind of soft around the stomach, Mr. Henderson, I'm sorry to say.

    The Man Next Door Emerson Hough
  • "There's only one form of persuasion to use with an hombre," commented Henderson, gently.

    Still Jim Honor Willsie Morrow
  • Margaret flushed a little, but apparently Henderson did not notice it.

    A Little Journey in the World Charles Dudley Warner
  • Henderson had ordered that the costumes be kept a great secret.

    Still Jim Honor Willsie Morrow
  • Judge Henderson himself had heard the tumult on the streets.

    The Broken Gate Emerson Hough
British Dictionary definitions for Henderson

Henderson

/ˈhɛndəsən/
noun
1.
Arthur. 1863–1935, British Labour politician. As foreign secretary (1929–31) he supported the League of Nations and international disarmament; Nobel peace prize 1934
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