Baldwin

/bawld"win/, n.
1. James, 1924-87, U.S. writer.
2. James Mark, 1861-1934, U.S. psychologist.
3. Loammi /loh am"uy/, 1740-1807, U.S. civil engineer and developer of the Baldwin apple.
4. Matthias William /meuh thuy"euhs/, 1795-1866, U.S. inventor, manufacturer, and philanthropist.
5. Roger, 1884-1981, U.S. advocate of constitutional rights: a founder of the American Civil Liberties Union.
6. Stanley (1st Earl Baldwin of Bewdley), 1867-1947, British statesman: prime minister 1923-24, 1924-29, 1935-37.
7. a variety of red, or red and yellow, winter apple, grown esp. in the northeast U.S.
8. a town on S Long Island, in SE New York. 31,630.
9. a city in W Pennsylvania, near Pittsburgh. 24,598.

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(as used in expressions)
Baldwin of Bourg
Baldwin the Leper
Baldwin of Boulogne
Baldwin James Arthur
Baldwin Robert
Baldwin Roger Nash
Baldwin of Bewdley Stanley Baldwin 1st Earl

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