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Butterfield

(ˈbʌtəˌfiːld)
n
(Biography) William. 1814–1900, British architect of the Gothic Revival; his buildings include Keble College, Oxford (1870) and All Saints, Margaret Street, London (1849–59)
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Noun1.Butterfield - English architect who designed many churches (1814-1900)
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"Please, miss," said the shaggy man, "can you tell me the road to Butterfield?"
"To be sure, miss; see as far as Butterfield, if you like," said the shaggy man.
You must take the right road to get to Butterfield."
"Come on, Shaggy Man, if you want me to show you the road to Butterfield." She climbed the fence into the ten-acre lot and he followed her, walking slowly and stumbling over the little hillocks in the pasture as if he was thinking of something else and did not notice them.
"It isn't everyone who knows the road to Butterfield," Dorothy remarked as she tripped along the lane; "but I've driven there many a time with Uncle Henry, and so I b'lieve I could find it blindfolded."
"I thought you said that other was the road to Butterfield," said he, running his fingers through his shaggy whiskers in a puzzled way.
"Why didn't you want to go to Butterfield?" she asked.
"Because a man lives there who owes me fifteen cents, and if I went to Butterfield and he saw me he'd want to pay me the money.
LUTON Town have signed former Town player of the year Jacob Butterfield.
Butterfield & Son Limited (NYSE: NTB) (BSX: NTB.BH) has said that it has completed the acquisition of ABN AMRO (Channel Islands) Limited (ABN AMRO CI), the Channel Islands-based banking subsidiary of ABN AMRO Bank N.V., after receiving all regulatory approvals.
The cash consideration payable at the closing is expected to be financed with cash on Butterfield's balance sheet.