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Selden

[sel-duh n] /ˈsɛl dən/
noun
1.
George Baldwin, 1846–1922, U.S. inventor of a gasoline-powered car.
2.
John, 1584–1654, English historian, Orientalist, and politician.
3.
a city on N Long Island, in SE New York.
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Selden

/ˈsɛldən/
noun
1.
John. 1584–1654, English antiquary and politician. As a member of Parliament, he was twice imprisoned for opposing the king
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