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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - United States social reformer who proposed an old-age pension sponsored by the federal government.

Usage examples (31)
  • Devin Townsend rocks male pattern baldness like no one else.
  • As quickly as Townsend is out, a replacement has been picked.
  • Townsend is much taller than I am — & almost as thin. he invited me to
  • But more importantly, according to Alexander actor Stuart Townsend is a nice chap: for more
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