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Minot

[mahy-nuh t] /ˈmaɪ nət/
noun
1.
George Richards
[rich-erdz] /ˈrɪtʃ ərdz/ (Show IPA),
1885–1950, U.S. physician: Nobel prize 1934.
2.
a city in N North Dakota.
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  • If it is, we can branch off and take the cars at Minot Station.

  • Elizabeth did not visit the Minot place that evening, as she had said she meant to do.

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  • The scene was this time not the Fair Harbor office, but the Minot kitchen.

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  • She herself had ceased to run in at the Minot place to ask this question or that.

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  • Mrs. Minot permitted the house to be turned topsy-turvy, and Mrs. Pecq flew about, lending a hand everywhere.

    Jack and Jill Louisa May Alcott
  • Her visits at the Minot place had not been quite as frequent of late.

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  • The first bus line in the State was begun in 1922, between Bismarck and Minot.

    North Dakota Various
  • Oh, do you think Mrs. Minot will let you fill the horns when they are done?

    Jack and Jill Louisa May Alcott
  • A loud ring at the bell brought Mrs. Pecq, who was guarding the house, while Mrs. Minot entertained a parlor full of company.

    Jack and Jill Louisa May Alcott
  • Now State help is also received by the fair associations at Fargo and Minot.

    North Dakota Various
Minot in Medicine

Minot Mi·not (mī'nət), George Richards. 1885-1950.

American physician. He shared a 1934 Nobel Prize for discovering that a diet of liver relieves anemia.

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