Blount


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Blount

(blŭnt),
Walter P., U.S. orthopedic surgeon, 1900-1992. See: Blount disease, Blount-Barber disease.
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I do not know him," returned Monte Cristo; "but I shall probably soon make his acquaintance, for I have a credit opened with him by the house of Richard & Blount, of London, Arstein & Eskeles of Vienna, and Thomson & French at Rome.
At last Judge Blount looked across the table with benignant and fatherly pity.
We'll make a good Republican out of you yet," said Judge Blount.
Judge Blount ably seconded him, and Martin, whose ears had pricked at the first mention of the philosopher's name, listened to the judge enunciate a grave and complacent diatribe against Spencer.
There is no god but the Unknowable, and Herbert Spencer is its prophet," Judge Blount was saying at that moment.
Judge Blount glared at him with apoplectic countenance, and silence reigned.
Judge Blount recovered himself and attempted to go on, addressing himself to Martin with an assumption of politeness that the latter understood was for the benefit of the ladies.
During the greater part of his life, however, he was faithfully watched over by a certain Martha Blount, whose kindness he repaid with only less selfishness than that which
With him was his brother-in-law, lately come from Canada, a big and rather boisterous young gentleman-farmer, with a yellow beard, by name James Blount.
Blount started, and stopped in his shout of assent.
He'll black his face, if that's what you mean," cried Blount, laughing.
Indeed, her uncle, James Blount, was getting almost out of hand in his excitement; he was like a schoolboy.