from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Grove, Sir George 1820-1900. British musicologist whose Dictionary of Music and Musicians (first published 1878-1889) has become a standard reference work.
- Grove, Robert Moses Known as "Lefty.” 1900-1975. American baseball player. A left-handed pitcher for the Philadelphia Athletics (1925-1933) and the Boston Red Sox (1934-1941), he led the American League in earned run average nine times and in strikeouts seven times.
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- proper n. A habitational surname for someone who lived near a grove.
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I am using what we call a Groves voltaic battery, in which one metal is zinc and the other platinum; and I have as many as forty pairs of these plates all exercising their force at once in sending the whole amount of chemical power there evolved through these wires under the floor and up to these two rods coming through the table.
I think that when people in such positions extend themselves in the way that membership in the Belizean Grove is designed to achieve, they are not only failing to act badly, but they are actually behaving in a way which is highly praiseworthy.
"The Belizean Grove is a constellation of influential women who are key decision makers in the profit, nonprofit and social sectors," a statement on its Web site said.
As promised, Hazel Grove is here, wearing what I am told is an off the shoulder evening dress with a repeated Bird of Liberty motif.
Warwick Grove is a 55-and-up community, where Ron Genovese, 69, moved almost four years ago.
The Dock Kitchen, which occupies one floor of a glass-walled development overlooking the canal at London's Ladbroke Grove, is the kind of restaurant any chef would kill for.
Waltrim Grove is one of the ghost estates filling up with new souls.
According to Rotten. com, the Bohemian Grove is 'the greatest men's party on Earth,' according to once-regular attendee Herbert Hoover.
The Grove is a design, inspired by your work, made from polymer clay and 22k gold.
Bishop Grove is a well respected and nationally known United Methodist leader.
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