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Og·den

 (ôg′dən, ŏg′-)
A city of northern Utah north of Salt Lake City on the Ogden River, about 55 km (35 mi) long. Settled by Mormons in the 1840s, the city grew as a railroad junction.

Ogden

(ˈɒɡdən)
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(Biography) C(harles) K(ay). 1889–1957, English linguist, who, with I. A. Richards, devised Basic English

Og•den

(ˈɔg dən, ˈɒg-)

n.
a city in N Utah. 66,320.
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Noun1.Ogden - English psychologist who collaborated with I. A. Richards in designing Basic English (1889-1957)Ogden - English psychologist who collaborated with I. A. Richards in designing Basic English (1889-1957)
2.Ogden - a town in northern Utah settled by Mormons
Beehive State, Mormon State, Utah, UT - a state in the western United States; settled in 1847 by Mormons led by Brigham Young
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Peter Ogden, an enterprising and intrepid leader of the Hudson's Bay Company, who first explored it.
The Pacific Railroad is, however, really divided into two distinct lines: the Central Pacific, between San Francisco and Ogden, and the Union Pacific, between Ogden and Omaha.
Ogden, a gentleman on whose talents and integrity the highest reliance could be placed, sailed as supercargo.
I was coming west from New York, and when the train stopped at Ogden, the train-boy on the new run brought aboard the current number of the TRANSCONTINENTAL.
Prosecution lawyers say that Naomi Ogden, 27, was drunk, high on cocaine and "spoiling for a fight" when her boyfriend, Christopher Cousins, punched Mr Wells, 30, causing him to fall and fracture his skull.
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Alex Ogden, 20, approached David Stupart and his pal Gary Dewar on their way back to a hotel on July 8.
Its first product, Underground Herbal Spirit, captures the feeling of the rowdy, early days of Ogden.
Physics alumnus and entrepreneur Sir Peter Ogden, chairman of The Ogden Trust, has donated PS3.
He said: "Durham is truly a world leader in physics research and teaching, and this exceptionally generous gift from The Ogden Trust, and the wonderful support of The Wolfson Foundation and our alumni, will ensure we can create a prestigious development to help keep us at the forefront of international physics research for many years to come.
Ogden--ALLEGIANT launched its nonstop flight between Ogden and Phoenix/Mesa in September.
Blake Ogden of Texas said in a lawsuit that in 2000 Jones created a trust account for Ogden's father, Gregg Ogden, owner of Athletic World Advertising of Fayetteville.