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

  • Weld, Theodore Dwight 1803-1895. American abolitionist whose pamphlet Slavery As It Is (1839) inspired Harriet Beecher Stowe's novel Uncle Tom's Cabin.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A surname possibly deriving from the Old English word for woodland. The family is mainly located in the Southern regions of England.


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