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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Hilton, Conrad Nicholson 1887-1979. American hotel-chain organizer who acquired hotels in many American cities and in 1946 founded the Hilton Hotel Corporation.
  • Hilton, James 1900-1954. British novelist whose best-known works are Lost Horizon (1933), set in the fictional land of Shangri-La, and Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1934).

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  • proper n. A surname.

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