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Hendon

[hen-duh n] /ˈhɛn dən/
noun
1.
a former borough, now part of Barnet, a city in Middlesex, in SE England, NW of London.
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  • He had actually gone down to Hendon to offer himself as a husband to the breeches-maker's daughter.

    Ralph the Heir Anthony Trollope
  • We are to infer that you visited the house of the Draytons at Hendon?

    A Son of Hagar Sir Hall Caine
  • “Mark, old chap, the attack has begun;” and Hendon handed the letter to the former, who read it through.

    The Bag of Diamonds George Manville Fenn
  • Will you swear that your voices were not raised in angry dispute while you were at the inn at Hendon?

    A Son of Hagar Sir Hall Caine
  • “Yes, my dear; but Hendon will soon be in a position to provide comfortably for himself,” said the doctor blandly.

    The Bag of Diamonds George Manville Fenn
  • However poor we are, Hendon, we need not lose our self-respect.

    The Bag of Diamonds George Manville Fenn
  • But if you will take me to Hendon I will never see him till I have papa's leave.

    Marion Fay Anthony Trollope
  • I will not hear you speak like that, Hendon, my own darling brother!

    The Bag of Diamonds George Manville Fenn
  • He tells me that Housman is in London but has taken a house near Hendon and comes up every day.

    Passing By Maurice Baring

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