Addison


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Ad·di·son

(ad'i-sŏn),

Ad·di·son

(ad'i-sŏn),
Christopher, English anatomist, 1869-1951. See: Addison clinical planes.
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It was after the Spectator ceased that Addison published his tragedy called Cato.
With Cato Addison reached the highest point of his fame as an author in his own day, but now we remember him much more as a writer of delightful essays, and as the creator or at least the perfecter of Sir Roger, for to Steele is due the first invention of the worthy knight.
Fortune still smiled on Addison. When George I came to the throne, the Whigs once more returned to power, and Addison again became Secretary for Ireland.
And now, in 1716, when he was already a man of forty-four, Addison married.
But whether Addison was happy in his married life or not, one sorrow he did have.
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It took only a couple days of football practice for Addison Trail to discover something it missed all last season.
UBER and Indian ride-hailing firm Ola are mulling bids for Londonbased taxi firm Addison Lee, which could create a powerful force in one of the world's biggest private transport markets.
Officials of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) are now at Addison, Texas to investigate the crash of a private plane packed with passengers that killed all 10 persons on board Sunday morning.
The symptoms of Addison's can be vague and often missed.
Garry William Addison launched the attack on shop worker Craig Reid after going into Peggs newsagents, in Hexham, in October last year.
Staff asked him to leave and as a result Addison attempted to flee the store with cans of alcohol which he also hadn't paid for.