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Lindsay

[lind-zee, lin-] /ˈlɪnd zi, ˈlɪn-/
noun
1.
Howard, 1889–1968, U.S. playwright, producer, and actor.
2.
John V(liet) [vleet] /vlit/ (Show IPA), 1921–2000, U.S. politician: mayor of New York City 1966–74.
3.
(Nicholas) Vachel
[vey-chuh l] /ˈveɪ tʃəl/ (Show IPA),
1879–1931, U.S. poet.
4.
a town in SE Ontario, in S Canada.
5.
a male or female given name.
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Lindsay

/ˈlɪndzɪ/
noun
1.
See (Sir David) Lyndsay
2.
(Nicholas) Vachel (ˈveɪtʃəl). 1879–1931, US poet; best known for General William Booth (1913) and The Congo (1914)
3.
Norman Alfred William. 1879–1969, Australian artist and writer
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Lindsay

city, southeastern Ontario, Canada. It was formed in 2001 by the merger of the former town of Lindsay and the other communities constituting what until the amalgamation had been Victoria county. It was named for the Kawartha Lakes, a chain of lakes in the region

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