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Jeffries

[jef-reez] /ˈdʒɛf riz/
noun
1.
James J. 1875–1953, U.S. boxer: world heavyweight champion 1899–1905.
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  • Mr. Jeffries stood with his back against the thrown-back folding door.

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  • This nest, Mr. Jeffries says, was one of five which he has found.

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  • Jeffries the book-keeper could attend to all that was needed.

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  • "Yep, she's engaged to Jeffries," announced Griffin with great enjoyment.

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  • The general was delighted at these stories, and asked the Rev. Mr. Jeffries to take his meals at his own table.

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