from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Stone, Edward Durell 1902-1978. American architect who was an exponent of the International Style. Among his notable designs is the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. (1964).
- Stone, Harlan Fiske 1872-1946. American jurist who served as an associate justice (1925-1941) and the chief justice (1941-1946) of the U.S. Supreme Court.
- Stone, I(sidor) F(einstein) 1907-1989. American journalist who championed liberal causes in I.F. Stone's Weekly (1953-1971).
- Stone, Lucy 1818-1893. American feminist and social reformer who organized the first national women's rights convention, held in Worcester, Massachusetts (1850), and was a founder of the American Woman Suffrage Association (1869).
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- proper n. A surname.
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He travelled as far as Holloway, and there sat down on a stone, which to this day is called Whittington's Stone, and began to consider what course he should take.
My Child shall know, that the Stone called the _Philosophers Stone_, comes out of _Saturn_.
He traveled as far as Holloway, and there sat down on a stone, which to this day is called Whittington's Stone, and began to consider what course he should take.
Oasis in Stone is a book of raw beauty, about the natural world that always speaks for itself but which few listen to unless through the voices of its artists.
Captain Stone is a Marine officer now serving in Iraq.
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However, the term Stone Age has little more than technological significance, for it means that a society does not have the use of metals of any kind.
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Livia Stone is a volunteer wildlife rehabilitator at WildCare and director of The Biz and Livia Stone Foundation.
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