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Cor·bett

 (kôr′bət), James John Known as "Gentleman Jim." 1866-1933.
American heavyweight boxing champion (1892-1897) who was famed for his courteous manner.

Corbett

(ˈkɔːbət)
n
(Mountaineering) mountaineering any separate mountain peak between 2500 feet and 3000 feet high: originally used of Scotland only, but now sometimes extended to other parts of the British Isles
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AT A time when some people are falling into bed following weekend revelry, Alistair Corbett can be found quietly donning his walking gear before heading to the mountains.
A colleague of Thomas Martens testified the retired FBI agent showed disdain for Jason Corbett, 39, twice before he was killed in his North Carolina home.
Corbett Cresswell was a member of the Bishop Auckland side which lifted the FA Amateur Cup, the direct predecessor of the FA Vase, over three consecutive seasons in 1955-57.
SINGER Robbie Williams has paid tribute to Ronnie Corbett by getting a tattoo of the comedian's spectacles on his neck.
MURDER accused Anne Corbett has made her first appearance before a crown court judge charged with killing Jimmy Prout.
FRIENDS and fans of Ronnie Corbett, the diminutive titan of British comedy, have said "goodnight" to the star for the last time after his death at the age of 85.
West Mercia police announced tonight that they wish to interview a man wearing high heels and frilly knickers, but the Chief Constable said they must wear their normal TRIBUTES have poured in for actor and comedian Ronnie Corbett following his death at the age of 85.
Ronnie Corbett, the bespectacled British comedian best known as the small half of the hit television double act "The Two Ronnies", has died surrounded by his family, his publicist said on Thursday.
HARD-WORKING Ronnie Corbett, below, took on all kinds of roles before hitting the big time - and I'm sure he was delighted to be reminded of his appearances in longforgotten (if they were ever remembered) films such as Fun At St Fanny's and Operation Snatch, and on stage in the West End disaster Twang (The Many Faces of Ronnie Corbett, BBC2, last night).
WITH the religious tourism sector in Uttarakhand is yet to get back to its normal shape aftermath of catastrophic disaster in Uttarakhand, tourism at the Corbett National Park in the state has witnessed an all- time high this year.
Arriving in Reykjavik, Iceland, Cameron Corbett felt like he had landed on another planet.
Evidence showed that Joshua James Corbett stalked the Oscar-winning actress, broke into her home and had an arsenal of illegal assault weapons, Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Terry A.