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A city of northeast Massachusetts on the Merrimack River northwest of Boston. Developed by a group of industrialists in the 1820s, it was a major textile center into the first half of the 1900s.
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1. (Biography) Amy (Lawrence). 1874–1925, US imagist poet and critic
2. (Biography) James Russell. 1819–91, US poet, essayist, and diplomat, noted for his series of poems in Yankee dialect, Biglow Papers (1848; 1867)
3. (Biography) Robert (Traill Spence). 1917–77, US poet. His volumes of verse include Lord Weary's Castle (1946), Life Studies (1959), For the Union Dead (1964), and a book of free translations of European poems, Imitations (1961)
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1. Amy, 1874–1925, U.S. poet and critic.
2. James Russell, 1819–91, U.S. poet, essayist, and diplomat.
3. Percival, 1855–1916, U.S. astronomer (brother of Amy Lowell).
4. Robert, 1917–77, U.S. poet.
5. a city in NE Massachusetts, on the Merrimack River. 100,973.
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|Noun||1.||Lowell - United States poet (1917-1977)|
|2.||Lowell - United States astronomer whose studies of Mars led him to conclude that Mars was inhabited (1855-1916)|
|3.||Lowell - United States poet (1874-1925)|
|4.||Lowell - United States educator and president of Harvard University (1856-1943)|
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