Brompton


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Brompton,

name of a hospital in London.
Brompton cocktail - analgesic drink given to terminal cancer patients.
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We imitated the Vintage-processes of Nature in a back-kitchen at Brompton, and produced a dinner-sherry, pale and curious, tonic in character, round in the mouth, a favorite with the Court of Spain, at nineteen-and-sixpence a dozen, bottles included -- Vide Prospectus of the period.
Going on towards Brompton, the streets were quiet again.
Northward were Kilburn and Hampsted, blue and crowded with houses; westward the great city was dimmed; and southward, beyond the Martians, the green waves of Regent's Park, the Langham Hotel, the dome of the Albert Hall, the Imperial Institute, and the giant mansions of the Brompton Road came out clear and little in the sunrise, the jagged ruins of Westminster rising hazily beyond.
It consisted simply in the hiring of quiet lodgings at Brompton, or in the neighbourhood of the barracks, for Captain and Mrs.
Suppose the old lady doesn't come to," Rawdon said to his little wife, as they sate together in the snug little Brompton lodgings.
If he wanted to get anything to eat that day he must go to Lawson's studio before he went out to luncheon, so he made his way along the Brompton Road to Yeoman's Row.
The people in Cadogan Place look down upon Sloane Street, and think Brompton low.
Pickwick's notes of the four towns, Stroud, Rochester, Chatham, and Brompton, that his impressions of their appearance differ in any material point from those of other travellers who have gone over the same ground.
THERE is somewhere in Brompton or Kensington an interminable avenue of tall houses, rich but largely empty, that looks like a terrace of tombs.
LONDON - The hive of activity inside the Brompton Bicycle company's London factory is a testament to a thriving business.
Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust invites suppliers to express an interest for the supply of a Materials Management Logistics Service across all its sites, which currently comprise of: Royal Brompton Hospital, Harefield Hospital and newly developed Wimpole Street site for out-patients only.
com)-- It's a great way to meet like-minded people, suck in more of the iconic Brompton culture and participate in a group bike ride while enjoying the Santa Monica urban scenery.