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Brad·ley(brăd′lē), Francis Herbert 1846-1924.
British philosopher who was influenced by Hegel and who defended the idealist view that reality is experience in its totality.
Brad·ley(brăd′lē), Henry 1845-1923.
English lexicographer who was senior editor (1915-1923) of the Oxford English Dictionary.
Bradley, Omar Nelson 1893-1981.
American general noted for his role in the Allied advance from Normandy into Germany (1944-1945) in World War II.
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1. (Biography) A(ndrew) C(ecil). 1851–1935, English critic; author of Shakespearian Tragedy (1904)
2. (Biography) F(rancis) H(erbert). 1846–1924, English idealist philosopher and metaphysical thinker; author of Ethical Studies (1876), Principles of Logic (1883), and Appearance and Reality (1893)
3. (Biography) Henry. 1845–1923, English lexicographer; one of the editors of the Oxford English Dictionary
4. (Biography) James. 1693–1762, English astronomer, who discovered the aberration of light and the nutation of the earth's axis
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1. Omar Nelson, 1893–1981, U.S. general.
2. Thomas (Tom), 1917–98, U.S. politician: mayor of Los Angeles 1973–93.
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|Noun||1.||Bradley - United States politician who was elected the first black mayor of Los Angeles (1917-1998)|
|2.||Bradley - United States general who played an important role in the Allied victory in World War II (1893-1981)|
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