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Curzon

(ˈkɜːzən)
n
1. (Biography) Sir Clifford. 1907–82, English pianist
2. (Biography) George Nathaniel, 1st Marquis Curzon of Kedleston. 1859–1925, British Conservative statesman; viceroy of India (1898–1905)

Cur•zon

(ˈkɜr zən)

n.
George Nathaniel, 1st Marquis Curzon of Kedleston, 1859–1925, British viceroy of India 1899–1905.
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Mr Tappertit waved his grizzly truncheon as an admonition to him not to interrupt, and ordered three black crosses to the name of Curzon.
The Library of Lord Goring's House in Curzon Street.
Some three or four years after his stay in Paris, when Rawdon Crawley and his wife were established in a very small comfortable house in Curzon Street, May Fair, there was scarcely one of the numerous friends whom they entertained at dinner that did not ask the above question regarding them.
Crawley came to London: and it is at their house in Curzon Street, May Fair, that they really showed the skill which must be possessed by those who would live on the resources above named.
such nice domestic creatures--plain, dreadfully plain, but so good-- well, they're always at the window doing fancy work, and making ugly things for the poor, which I think so useful of them in these dreadful socialistic days, and this terrible woman has taken a house in Curzon Street, right opposite them--such a respectable street, too
Some one who pitied me was kind enough to tell me what every one in London knows already-- your daily visits to Curzon Street, your mad infatuation, the monstrous sums of money you squander on this infamous woman!
Hughling Elliot imposed silence upon his section of the audience by his fascinating anecdote of Lord Curzon and the undergraduate's bicycle.
WSP will lead the design development of two new HS2 stations Birmingham Curzon Street and Old Oak Common.
CURZON ASHTON were kicking themselves after they squandered a 3-0 lead and were pegged back to draw 3-3 at Boston United.
LEAMINGTON 3 CURZON ASHTON 1 LEAMINGTON recovered from a nightmare start to overcome their Vanarama National League North rivals and book their place in the next round of the FA Trophy.
DEAR Editor, It is still not too late to stop the folly of a Curzon Street HS2 station.
They have made the shortlist to transform Birmingham Curzon Street and Birmingham Interchange, at the heart of the UK's new high speed rail network.