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Hudson

[huhd-suh n] /ˈhʌd sən/
noun
1.
Henry, died 1611? English navigator and explorer.
2.
William Henry, 1841–1922, English naturalist and author.
3.
a river in E New York, flowing S to New York Bay. 306 miles (495 km) long.
4.
a town in central Massachusetts.
5.
a town in S New Hampshire.
6.
a steam locomotive having a four-wheeled front truck, six driving wheels, and a four-wheeled rear truck.
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Hudson

/ˈhʌdsən/
noun
1.
Henry. died 1611, English navigator: he explored the Hudson River (1609) and Hudson Bay (1610), where his crew mutinied and cast him adrift to die
2.
W(illiam) H(enry). 1841–1922, British naturalist and novelist, born in Argentina, noted esp for his romance Green Mansions (1904) and the autobiographical Far Away and Long Ago (1918)
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