meaning of burroughs

burroughs meaning in General Dictionary

united states of america journalist noted for his works portraying living of medication addicts (1914-1997)

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  • usa creator whom patented the first practical adding device (1855-1898)
  • usa novelist and composer of the Tarzan stories (1875-1950)

Sentence Examples with the word burroughs

In 1579 Christopher Burroughs built a ship at Nizhniy Novgorod and traded across the Caspian to Baku; and in 1598 Sir Anthony and Robert Shirley arrived in Persia, and Robert was afterwards sent by the shah to Europe as his ambassador.

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