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[hin-tn, -tuh n] /ˈhɪn tn, -tən/
Christopher, Baron Hinton of Bankside, 1901–1983, British nuclear engineer.
William Augustus, 1883–1959, U.S. medical researcher and educator. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Hinton flew to the window; he saw the soft fawn shade of a lady's dress, he could not see the lady.

    How It All Came Round L. T. Meade
  • I like her, even though she does dabble in literature; and I like Hinton too.

    How It All Came Round L. T. Meade
  • The eight o'clock chimes spoke as Hinton clumped downstairs, and a few moments later Forbes's guests began to straggle in.

    Kathleen Christopher Morley
  • "When Hinton gets his first brief—not before," answered John Harman.

    How It All Came Round L. T. Meade
  • Hinton took the fork from her gently and wiped it with Gladys's dirty cloth.

    The Smuggler's Cave George A. Birmingham

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