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A city of north-central Colorado north-northeast of Denver. It was founded in 1870 as a cooperative farm and temperance center and named for its patron, Horace Greeley.


(Biography) Horace. 1811–72, US journalist and political leader: founder (1841) and editor of the New York Tribune, which championed the abolition of slavery


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1. Horace, 1811–72, U.S. journalist, editor, and political leader.
2. a city in N Colorado. 57,430.
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Andrew Greeley has been one of the best-known priests in America: a respected and influential sociologist, a best-selling novelist and an outspoken commentator on public J and church issues for some 50 years.
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The author of this laudatory work on the nineteenth-century editor, essayist, and politician, Horace Greeley, seeks to place his subject in clearer relief against the political, intellectual, and social crosscurrents of the day.
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They've been taught that it's OK by the media and by people like Father Andrew Greeley.
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This pattern may have been generated by helical flows of water that swept sediment away from the center of a rushing stream and deposited it on either side, notes Ronald Greeley of Arizona State University in Tempe.
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