Newlands


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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.
She dropped her eyes to the immense bouquet of lilies-of-the-valley on her knee, and Newland Archer saw her white-gloved finger-tips touch the flowers softly.
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.
CONVENIENT The maisonette, on Newlands, Road, Jesmond, is available to let through Easilet
NEWLANDS Convent Grammar School is still remembered by many readers, possibly because of its association with the Corpus Christi Processions, which took place annually in Middlesbrough between 1924-1971.
Newlands became Liverpool and Britain's first Borough Engineer in 1847, paving the way for municipal engineering, as we know it today.
The college is in partnership with Newlands which is a working farm helps people with learning difficulties learn new skills.
Here youngsters from Keresley Newlands school share some of their pictures and poems, along with other youngsters from around Coventry and Warwickshire who have sent in their ideas.
David Newlands, the chairman who has been running the company in the meantime, said he was not yet in a position to name the individual.