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Perkin

[pur-kin] /ˈpɜr kɪn/
noun
1.
Sir William Henry, 1838–1907, English chemist.
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British Dictionary definitions for Perkin

parkin

/ˈpɑːkɪn/
noun
1.
(in Britain and New Zealand) a moist spicy ginger cake usually containing oatmeal
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perkin

/ˈpɜːkɪn/
noun
1.
a variant of parkin
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