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Moore,

city (1990 pop. 40,761), Cleveland co., central Okla., a suburb of Oklahoma City; settled 1889 as Verbeck, renamed Moore, inc. 1893. Its manufactures include lightning- and surge-protection equipment, packaging for foods, and auto parts. The city has grown significantly since the 1960s. In 1999 and again in 2013 parts of the city were devastated by EF5 tornadoes; the 1999 tornado had the highest wind speed (318 mph/512 km/h) recorded on earth.

Moore

1. Bobby. full name Robert Frederick Moore. 1941--93, English footballer, captain of the England team that won the World Cup in 1966
2. Dudley (Stuart John). 1935--2002, British actor, comedian, and musician noted for his comedy partnership (1960--73) with Peter Cook and such films as 10 (1979) and Arthur (1981)
3. George. 1852--1933, Irish novelist. His works include Esther Waters (1894) and The Brook Kerith (1916)
4. G(eorge) E(dward). 1873--1958, British philosopher, noted esp for his Principia Ethica (1903)
5. Gerald. 1899--1987, British pianist, noted as an accompanist esp to lieder singers
6. Henry. 1898--1986, British sculptor. His works are characterized by monumental organic forms and include the Madonna and Child (1943) at St Matthew's Church, Northampton
7. Sir John. 1761--1809, British general; commander of the British army (1808--09) in the Peninsular War: killed at Corunna
8. Marianne (Craig). 1887--1972, US poet: her works include Observations (1924) and Selected Poems (1935)
9. Thomas. 1779--1852, Irish poet, best known for Irish Melodies (1807--34)
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In the revised OED (1989), the identification of mumbo jumbo as a grotesque idol among the Mandingo, a 'Thing invented by the Men to keep their Wives in awe', is credited to Francis Moore, Travels into the Inland Pans of Africa (London: E.
The most famous of these early English almanacs was the Vox Stellarum of Francis Moore, the first number of which was completed in July 1700 and contained predictions for 1701.
Marilyn Chandler Ford and Francis Moore present a good discussion of the problems facing jail administrators due to an eroding financial base.
The 61-year-old was giving evidence at the trial of 82-year-old Father Francis Moore, from Largs, Ayrshire, who denies sexually abusing three boys and a student priest.
Another vision of democracy is what Francis Moore Lapp, political observer, calls "living democracy.
Jacqui, whose roots are in Stockton, is a descendant of Captain Francis Moore, who took command of the Cutty Sark in 1882 following murder and mayhem on the world's last tea clipper.
The almanack, edited by Dr Francis Moore, claims in the past to have successfully predicted the war in Iraq in 2003 and the resignation of Margaret Thatcher in 1990.
Anti-social behaviour orders were made in August against Martin Francis Moore, 30, and John Joseph Moore, 39, who both live in Cornwall Street in Newtown.