Abbott

/ab"euht/, n.
1. Berenice, 1898-1991, U.S. photographer.
2. Edith, 1876-1957, and her sister Grace, 1878-1939, U.S. social reformers.
3. Edville Gerhardt /ed"vil gair"hahrt/, 1871-1938, U.S. orthopedist.
4. George, born 1887, U.S. playwright, director, and producer.
5. Jacob, 1803-79, and his son, Lyman, 1835-1922, U.S. clergymen and writers.
6. Sir John Joseph Caldwell, 1821-93, Canadian political leader: prime minister 1891-92.
7. Robert Sengstake /seng"stak/, 1868-1940, U.S. newspaper publisher.

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(as used in expressions)
Abbott Berenice
Abbott George Francis
Abbott Grace
Abbott Lyman
Abbott Sir John Joseph Caldwell
Abbott Hoffman
Whistler James Abbott McNeill
Abbott Bud and Costello Lou
William Alexander Abbott

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