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Shelton

[shel-tn] /ˈʃɛl tn/
noun
1.
a city in SW Connecticut.
2.
a male given name.
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  • That this was not his private view Shelton inferred by studying Mr. Dennant's manner in the presence of the vagabond.

    The Island Pharisees John Galsworthy
  • "He said he was headed for Shelton," went on Hammersly's spoken thoughts.

  • I am arrested on a charge of forging Shelton's signature to a bill for ten thousand pounds.

    Adrien Leroy Charles Garvice
  • The young man slid his eyes from left to right, and rested them on Shelton.

    The Island Pharisees John Galsworthy
  • And Shelton knew that from day's end to end, and even in their bed, these would be the subjects of their conversation.

    The Island Pharisees John Galsworthy

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