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

  • MountSteele A mountain, 5,076.4 m (16,644 ft) high, in the St. Elias Mountains of southwest Yukon Territory, Canada.
  • Steele, Sir Richard 1672-1729. Irish-born English writer of plays and essays who founded and edited The Tatler (1709-1711) and, with Joseph Addison, The Spectator (1711-1712).

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  • proper n. An English and Scottish surname from Middle English stele ("steel"); either a metal worker or a person considered to be as hard as steel.

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  • n. English writer (1672-1729)


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