from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A river, 156 km (97 mi) long, of southeast Scotland forming part of the Scottish-English border. It flows eastward to the North Sea and has rich salmon fisheries.
- Tweed, William Marcy Known as "Boss Tweed.” 1823-1878. American politician. The Democratic boss of New York City in the 1860s, he defrauded the city of millions of dollars before being exposed and convicted (1873).
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