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Rushmore

[ruhsh-mawr, -mohr] /ˈrʌʃ mɔr, -moʊr/
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1.
Mount, a peak in the Black Hills of South Dakota that is a memorial (Mount Rushmore National Memorial) having 60-foot (18-meter) busts of Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln, and Theodore Roosevelt, carved into its face between 1927 and 1941, from a design by and under the direction of Gutzon Borglum. 5600 feet (1707 meters).
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  • He's going away this afternoon, but he's promised to join us in Venice for a trip, because Mrs. Rushmore finds him so attractive.

    The Diva's Ruby F. Marion Crawford
  • Mrs. Rushmore knew no more about Lushington's family than Margaret.

    Fair Margaret Francis Marion Crawford
  • I don't know how it strikes you, Mrs. Rushmore, but it does seem to me that the clergyman's the real philanthropist after all!'

    The Diva's Ruby F. Marion Crawford
  • When they were in sight of Mrs. Rushmore's gate Margaret broke the silence at last.

    Fair Margaret Francis Marion Crawford
  • By this time Mrs. Rushmore is probably wondering where I am.'

    The Diva's Ruby F. Marion Crawford
  • Mrs. Rushmore had not been at all surprised at Lushington's sudden departure.

    Fair Margaret Francis Marion Crawford
  • Margaret wondered in what capacity Mrs. Rushmore would exhibit herself to the astounded public if she carried out her threat.

    Fair Margaret Francis Marion Crawford
  • It will give me the greatest pleasure if you and Mrs. Rushmore will come with us.'

    Fair Margaret Francis Marion Crawford
  • There were 44 rounds of hard milling without science or skill, and Rushmore won.

    Norfolk Annals Charles Mackie
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Rushmore

/ˈrʌʃmɔː/
noun
1.
Mount Rushmore, a mountain in W South Dakota, in the Black Hills: a national memorial, with the faces of Washington, Lincoln, Jefferson, and Roosevelt carved into its side by Gutzon Borglum between 1927 and 1941. Height: 1841 m (6040 ft)
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