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Maitland

[meyt-luh nd] /ˈmeɪt lənd/
noun
1.
Frederic William, 1850–1906, English jurist and legal historian.
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  • Now, the death of Richard Shields affected Maitland's purposes both favorably and unfavorably.

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  • Has Lady Maitland not been in the habit of employing you, then, Geordie?

  • Not, indeed, that the squirearchy then present were at all disposed to regret Maitland's absence.

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  • "Come along with me, Maitland," said Mark, hurrying his friend away.

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  • The father, so he declared, had spoken to him often and anxiously about Margaret, and with dislike and distrust about Maitland.

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  • "I have no curiosity in the matter," said Maitland, languidly.

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  • An insolent toss of the head, as he threw away his cigar, was all Maitland's answer.

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  • "There was that, and something more," said Maitland, thoughtfully.

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  • A very significant smile from Maitland seemed to say that he recognized and enjoyed her generous advocacy of her friend.

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British Dictionary definitions for Maitland

Maitland1

/ˈmeɪtlənd/
noun
1.
a town in SE Australia, in E New South Wales: industrial centre of an agricultural region. Pop: 53 470 (2001)

Maitland2

/ˈmeɪtlənd/
noun
1.
Frederic William. 1850–1906, English legal historian
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