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[west-mawr-luh nd, -mohr-] /ˈwɛstˌmɔr lənd, -ˌmoʊr-/
William Childs
[chahyldz] /tʃaɪldz/ (Show IPA),
1914–2005, U.S. army officer: commander of U.S. forces in Vietnam and Thailand 1964–68. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • All its English localities are in the lake district of Cumberland and Westmoreland.

  • Did not a gentleman once motor so quickly through Westmoreland that he missed it?

    Howards End E. M. Forster
  • This variety is much grown about Lancaster, and some parts of Westmoreland, where it is a great favorite among the cottagers.

    British Pomology Robert Hogg
  • There are some other data relative to the ball of quartz of Westmoreland.

    The Book of the Damned Charles Fort
  • About this time he also had conferred upon him the appointment as distributor of stamps for Westmoreland.

    Dorothy Wordsworth Edmund Lee
  • He was a native of Hull, and a shipmate of mine on board the 'Westmoreland.'

    The Hero of the Humber Henry Woodcock
  • The lady Nevile, wiffe to the sone and heire of the erle of Westmoreland and doughter of the erle of Somerset.

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