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Mitch·ell

 (mĭch′əl), Margaret Munnerlyn 1900-1949.
American writer known for her novel Gone with the Wind (1936), for which she won a Pulitzer Prize.

Mitchell

, Maria 1818-1889.
American astronomer and educator noted for her study of sunspots and nebulae and for the discovery of a comet (1847). She was the first woman elected to the Academy of Arts and Sciences (1848).

Mitchell

, Mount
A peak, 2,038 m (6,684 ft) high, in the Appalachian Mountains of western North Carolina. It is the highest point east of the Mississippi River.

Mitchell

, William Known as "Billy." 1879-1936.
American general and aviation pioneer who was one of the first advocates of military air power.

Mitchell

(ˈmɪtʃəl)
n
1. (Biography) Joni, original name Roberta Joan Anderson. born 1943, Canadian folk-rock singer and songwriter. Her albums include Blue (1971), Court and Spark (1974), Mingus (1979), Turbulent Indigo (1994), and Shine (2007)
2. (Biography) Margaret. 1900–49, US novelist; author of Gone with the Wind (1936)
3. (Biography) Reginald Joseph. 1895–1937, British aeronautical engineer; designer of the Spitfire fighter
4. (Biography) Sir Thomas Livingstone, known as Major Mitchell. 1792–1855, Australian explorer born in Scotland

Mitch•ell

(ˈmɪtʃ əl)

n.
1. John, 1870–1919, U.S. labor leader.
2. Maria, 1818–89, U.S. astronomer.
3. William, 1879–1936, U.S. general: pioneer in the field of aviation.
4. Mount, a mountain in W North Carolina: highest peak in the eastern U.S., 6684 ft. (2037 m).
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Noun1.Mitchell - English aeronautical engineer (1895-1937)
2.Mitchell - United States aviator and general who was an early advocate of military air power (1879-1936)
3.Mitchell - United States astronomer who studied sunspots and nebulae (1818-1889)Mitchell - United States astronomer who studied sunspots and nebulae (1818-1889)
4.Mitchell - United States writer noted for her novel about the South during the American Civil War (1900-1949)Mitchell - United States writer noted for her novel about the South during the American Civil War (1900-1949)
5.Mitchell - United States labor leaderMitchell - United States labor leader; president of the United Mine Workers of America from 1898 to 1908 (1870-1919)
6.Mitchell - United States dancer who formed the first Black classical ballet company (born in 1934)Mitchell - United States dancer who formed the first Black classical ballet company (born in 1934)
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Then you haven't seen his balloon at Mitchell's factory in the Borough?"
Mitchell, where one of those so-called "Roman" scales was in readiness.
He told me, however, that up to very lately there had been a notice board of "For Sale" up, and that perhaps Mitchell, Sons, & Candy the house agents could tell me something, as he thought he remembered seeing the name of that firm on the board.
"The affairs of their clients are absolutely safe in the hands of Mitchell, Sons, & Candy."
As nothing could well be done before morning, and as it would be at least advisable to wait till Lord Godalming should hear from Mitchell's, we decided not to take any active step before breakfast time.
"Ever since the dayabout four years agothat Miss Taylor and I met with him in Broadway Lane, when, because it began to drizzle, he darted away with so much gallantry, and borrowed two umbrellas for us from Farmer Mitchell's, I made up my mind on the subject.
Mitchell, [4] endeavoured in vain, first walking and then by crawling between the great fallen fragments of sandstone, to ascend through the gorge by which the river Grose joins the Nepean, yet the valley of the Grose in its upper part, as I saw, forms a magnificent level basin some miles in width, and is on all sides surrounded by cliffs, the summits of which are believed to be nowhere less than 3000 feet above the level of the sea.
Mitchell (New Universal Library), 1906, 1910; with an introductory essay by Prof.
John says if I don't pick up faster he shall send me to Weir Mitchell in the fall.
Mitchell, a comic actor of great quiet humour and originality, who is well remembered and esteemed by London playgoers.
Barrie Mitchell, 43, from Rogerstone, worked as an auditing manager at Lloyds Banking Group.
A galaxy of stars including Chaka Khan, Diana Krall, James Taylor and Rufus Wainwright gathered in Los Angeles in Novemberto celebrate Joni Mitchell's 75th birthday.