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[hwee-lok, wee-] /ˈʰwi lɒk, ˈwi-/
Eleazar, 1711–79, U.S. clergyman and educator: founded Dartmouth College. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • President Wheelock lived to see his earnest efforts to promote sound learning crowned with a good measure of success.

  • T-told Worthington you got that app'intment for Wheelock—t-told Worthington?

    Coniston, Complete Winston Churchill
  • "Got your wire," said Wheelock, who helped himself liberally to the whisky.

    Thrice Armed Harold Bindloss
  • Here they found Duncombe, Wheelock, and Maxwell awaiting them.

    The Spirit Lake Massacre Thomas Teakle
  • Wheelock maintained that the army girl was the only cosmopolitan type of American girl, and Mrs. Whipple combated the idea.

    The Main Chance Meredith Nicholson
  • We'll get a drag and Captain Wheelock will see that I don't drive you into trouble.

    The Main Chance Meredith Nicholson
  • Wheelock, upon his appeal to the legislature, was reinstated at the head of a new corporation, called Dartmouth University.

  • Leaning against the rail, he grinned at Wheelock confidentially.

    Thrice Armed Harold Bindloss
  • The mail was carried once a week from Clarksville to Wheelock, ten miles east, the nearest post office.

    The Choctaw Freedmen Robert Elliott Flickinger

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