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Medford

[med-ferd] /ˈmɛd fərd/
noun
1.
a city in E Massachusetts, near Boston.
2.
a city in SW Oregon.
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  • Then Lemuel Cox, a Medford shipwright, planned and built a successful bridge in 1786.

    Stage-coach and Tavern Days Alice Morse Earle
  • Mrs. Medford was a relative of Inza's who often accompanied her as companion and chaperon.

    Frank Merriwell's Pursuit Burt L. Standish
  • Here Medford and myself hand round the programmes, and Miss Medford performs on the piano.

    Happy-Thought Hall F. C. Burnand
  • Then the girls broke into laughter and Mrs. Medford turned up the lamp.

    Frank Merriwell's Pursuit Burt L. Standish
  • The road from the railway-station at Medford leads eighty miles eastward up the picturesque volcanic valley of the Rogue River.

    The Book of the National Parks Robert Sterling Yard
  • "A little phosphorus produced them," explained Mrs. Medford.

    Frank Merriwell's Pursuit Burt L. Standish
  • She died in Medford, Mass., in 1836, and is the authority for the above statement.

    Tea Leaves Various
  • His wife returned to New England and died in Medford in 1810.

    Diary of Anna Green Winslow Anna Green Winslow
  • Charles Mathews played in it (I add as a hit at Medford) admirably; and (to crush him with a final blow) inimitably!

    Happy-Thought Hall F. C. Burnand

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