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Bentley

Edmund Clerihew. 1875--1956, English journalist, noted for his invention of the clerihew

Bentley

(Bentley Systems, Inc., Exton, PA, www.bentley.com) A leading CAD software company, founded in 1984 by Keith and Barry Bentley. Its MicroStation CAD software is used by major corporations for engineering large projects, including buildings, airports, hospitals, bridges and industrial plants throughout the world.
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On the street he had met the farm hand from the Bentley place and knew of his son's return to town.
When he was twelve years old he went to the Bentley farm to live.
And so young David went to live in the Bentley farmhouse with Jesse.
The hard insistent thing in Jesse Bentley that had kept the people in the house silent and timid and that had never been dispelled by the presence of the girl Louise was ap- parently swept away by the coming of the boy.
Jesse Bentley walked up and down in the bank office and grew more and more excited as he talked.
If Sherley Bentley, the woman who came each night to sit on the floor by his bedside, did not appear at once, he went to the head of the stairs and shouted, his young voice ringing through the narrow halls where for so long there had been a tradition of silence.
Day after day through the long summer, Jesse Bentley drove from farm to farm up and down the valley of Wine Creek, and his grandson went with him.
Jesse Bentley went along under the trees with his head bowed and with his mind in a ferment.
The performance being over, Captain Bentley motioned to them to clear out.
Captain Bentley made a nasty sound in his throat and spat overboard.
Bentley he didn't mind him, but he's going to find it hard to get acquainted with a new minister, and a new minister's wife will frighten him to death.
His depression was increased by the receipt, on his return to his department, of a message from the manager, stating that he would like to see Mr Bentley in his private room for a moment.