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Harvey,city (1990 pop. 29,771), Cook co., NE Ill., a suburb S of Chicago; inc. 1895. Its manufactures include steel castings, metal products, chemicals, machinery, and electronic equipment. Harvey has an oil research center. The city was founded by Turlington W. Harvey, a wealthy lumberman, in 1890.
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six-foot rabbit who appears only to a genial drunkard. [Am. Lit.: Benét, 444]
six-foot rabbit invisible to everyone but the play’s protagonist. [Am. Lit.: Benét, 444]
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William. 1578--1657, English physician who discovered the mechanism of blood circulation, expounded in On the motion of the heart (1628)
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