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

  • Hearst, William Randolph 1863-1951. American newspaper and magazine publisher. Beginning with the San Francisco Examiner in 1887, he built the world's largest publishing empire, comprising 28 major newspapers. A passionate collector, he displayed many of his acquisitions in San Simeon, his ornate California estate.

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  • proper n. A surname.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In hunting, a hind in the second or third year.

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  • n. United States newspaper publisher whose introduction of large headlines and sensational reporting changed American journalism (1863-1951)


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