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

  • A city of northeast Massachusetts west of Salem. Settled c. 1633 and later called South Danvers, it was renamed after George Peabody in 1868. Population: 51,700.
  • Peabody, Elizabeth Palmer 1804-1894. American educator and writer who founded the first kindergarten in the United States (1860).

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  • proper n. The Peabody Award, granted annually and internationally for excellence in broadcasting.

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  • n. educator who founded the first kindergarten in the United States (1804-1894)

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