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Guth·rie

 (gŭth′rē)
A city of central Oklahoma north of Oklahoma City. It was settled in the land rush of 1889 and served as state capital from 1907 to 1910.

Guthrie

(ˈɡʌθrɪ)
n
1. (Biography) Samuel. 1782–1848, US chemist: invented percussion priming powder and a punch lock for exploding it, and discovered chloroform (1831)
2. (Biography) Sir (William) Tyrone. 1900–71, English theatrical director
3. (Biography) Woody, full name Woodrow Wilson Guthrie. 1912–67, US folk singer and songwriter. His songs include "So Long, it's been Good to Know you" (1940) and "This Land is your Land" (1944)

Guth•rie

(ˈgʌθ ri)

n.
1. A(lfred) B(ertram), Jr., 1901–91, U.S. novelist.
2. Woodrow Wilson ( “Woody” ), 1912–67, U.S. folk singer.
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