from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of southwest Quebec, Canada, opposite Ottawa, Ontario. It has a hydroelectric station and pulp, paper, and lumber mills. Population: 74,200.
- A borough of northeast-central England on the northern shore of the Humber estuary at the influx of the Hull River. Chartered in 1299, the city has been a major seaport since the late 1700s. Population: 301,000.
- Hull, Cordell 1871-1955. American public official who as secretary of state (1933-1944) laid the groundwork for the founding of the United Nations. He was awarded the 1945 Nobel Peace Prize.
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- proper n. Any of various cities in the United Kingdom, Canada, and the United States (see the Wikipedia article).
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HULL, England - Late goals from Samir Nasri and substitute Nicklas Bendtner kept Arsenal's recent revival going with a 3-1 win over Hull here on Saturday.
Liverpool v HULL: Anthony Gardner returns from injury for trip to Anfield defender Anthony Gardner could be back in contention for the Barclays England international has been out for the past month with a knee injury but will League win over Hull as the striker ran riot at Anfield.
HULL, England (AFP) - Everton striker Ayegbeni Yakubu marked his first start since November with a goal in his side's 4-0 League Cup win at Hull, but the Nigerian's return was marred by an injury scare.
Gifted Leader, a title Hull may not believe applied to Duffen.
Ten years ago, Tramco opened a factory in Hull, England, to ship goods tariff-free to Europe.
He was born in Hull, the home of the Reckitt end of Reckitt & Colman, of which his father became chairman.
A four pound hunk of metal crashed through the roof of Peter and Mair Welton's home in Hull, UK.
It would appear that the LibDems in Hull have something to hide, see my post, which I also put on YouTube, "lights on but nobody at home".
Hull is a major Lib Dem target yet it takes a local Tory to tell us these things.
The former Labour Deputy Prime minister claimed £312 for the fitting of mock Tudor beams to the front of his constituency home in Hull and in December 2004 a plumber charged him £210.79 for pipework, taps and to "refix WC seat," according to the newspaper.