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Wheelwright

[hweel-rahyt, weel-] /ˈʰwilˌraɪt, ˈwil-/
noun
1.
John, 1592?–1679, English clergyman in America.
2.
John Brooks, 1897–1940, U.S. poet.
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  • John Cotton and her brother-in-law, john wheelwright, were held up as examples of those who lived in the covenant of grace.

    The Colonization of North America Herbert Eugene Bolton
  • john wheelwright was a man whose character extorts our admiration, if it does not win our love.

  • john wheelwright was first disfranchised and banished, and then Mrs. Hutchinson was summoned before the Court.

    Women of America John Rouse Larus
British Dictionary definitions for john wheelwright

wheelwright

/ˈwiːlˌraɪt/
noun
1.
a person who makes or mends wheels as a trade
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