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Ludlow

[luhd-loh] /ˈlʌd loʊ/
noun
1.
a town in S Salop, in W England: agricultural market center.
2.
a town in S Massachusetts.

Ludlow

[luhd-loh] /ˈlʌd loʊ/
Typesetting, Trademark.
1.
a brand of machine for casting slugs from matrices handset in a composing stick.
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  • Captain Ludlow, as late as 1875, refers to it and deplores the fact that it had taken place.

    The Yellowstone National Park Hiram Martin Chittenden
  • Mr. Trover's guests were our acquaintances Stocmar and Ludlow Paten.

    One Of Them Charles James Lever
  • But what hotels are we to stop in at those places, Mr. Ludlow?

    Dorothy's Tour Evelyn Raymond
  • Remember, too, Ludlow, that what I ask of you I do not ask from your generosity.

    One Of Them Charles James Lever
  • The very curious misereres in the church of Ludlow, in Shropshire, present the caricature reproduced in our cut No. 67.

  • She lifted her eyes and smiled on Ludlow with another kind of intelligence.

    The Coast of Bohemia William Dean Howells
  • I know from what Mr. Ludlow said that he believes she could be an artist.

    The Coast of Bohemia William Dean Howells
  • "She didn't know you had any, Ludlow," her husband explained.

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  • Mr. Ludlow: What peculiar method have you for keeping those apples?

British Dictionary definitions for Ludlow

Ludlow1

/ˈlʌdləʊ/
noun
1.
trademark a machine for casting type from matrices set by hand, used esp for headlines

Ludlow2

/ˈlʌdləʊ/
noun
1.
a market town in W central England, in Shropshire: castle (11th–16th century). Pop: 9548 (2001)
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