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Newlands

(ˈnjuːləndz)
n
(Biography) John Alexander. 1838–98, British chemist: classified the elements in order of their atomic weight, noticing similarities in every eighth and thus discovering his law of octaves
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When Newland Archer opened the door at the back of the club box the curtain had just gone up on the garden scene.
This seemed as natural to Newland Archer as all the other conventions on which his life was moulded: such as the duty of using two silver- backed brushes with his monogram in blue enamel to part his hair, and of never appearing in society without a flower (preferably a gardenia) in his buttonhole.
Newland Archer, leaning against the wall at the back of the club box, turned his eyes from the stage and scanned the opposite side of the house.
"The darling!" thought Newland Archer, his glance flitting back to the young girl with the lilies-of-the- valley.
In matters intellectual and artistic Newland Archer felt himself distinctly the superior of these chosen specimens of old New York gentility; he had probably read more, thought more, and even seen a good deal more of the world, than any other man of the number.
Newland Archer, following Lefferts's glance, saw with surprise that his exclamation had been occasioned by the entry of a new figure into old Mrs.
Liam Newlands was sentenced at Hamilton Sheriff Court earlier this month after a disturbance in Viewpark on June 1.
Barry Newlands was out socialising in the Northern Lights pub in Buckie when he got into a heated confrontation with his dad, Barry Newlands Sr.
Farmers in Renfrewshire have been "badly let down" by the Tories and food producers are suffering from ongoing Brexit uncertainty, according to MP Gavin Newlands.
Angela Newlands wept in relief as judge Lady Scott told the jury she had decided there was insufficient evidence to convict her.