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hurst

(hɜːst)
n
1. (Forestry) a wood
2. (Physical Geography) a sandbank
[Old English hyrst; related to Old High German hurst]
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Hurst, merely looked the gentleman; but his friend Mr.
Hurst and once with Miss Bingley, declined being introduced to any other lady, and spent the rest of the evening in walking about the room, speaking occasionally to one of his own party.
Smith, now in this neighbourhood (I have dined with him, at Hurst and Wilford), who is just come from Langford where he was a fortnight with her ladyship, and who is therefore well qualified to make the communication.
The Hursts have always run the retail florists, and they [the Tiptons] were the growers running the greenhouses.
Eventually, the Hursts completely took over the company's operations.
The Hursts square-danced for several years and still enjoy camping and the occasional game of golf.
Jake and Betty Hurst of Tujunga celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Nov.
The timing couldn't be better to form a new company designed to strengthen our position in the market," says owner Mark Hurst.
FOR almost 40 years grandmother Irene Hurst has called her rented Litherland house her home.