Gunter


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Gun·ter

 (gŭn′tər), Edmund 1581-1626.
English astronomer and mathematician who invented a surveying chain, quadrant, and scale and introduced the trigonometric terms cosine and cotangent.
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Gunter

(ˈɡʌntə)
n
(Biography) Edmund. 1581–1626, English mathematician and astronomer, who invented various measuring instruments, including Gunter's chain
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Gunter, 'but I'm afraid I shall be under the necessity of alarming the neighbours by throwing the person who has just spoken, out o' window.'
She is charming still, and she lives in the little red brick house in Kensington, with Morris papers and Whistler's etchings on the walls, and gives the same nice little dinner parties, with veal creams and ices from Gunter's, as she did twenty years ago."
With the utmost regard for the family, for instance (for I dine with them twice or thrice in the season), I cannot but own that the appearance of the Jenkinses in the park, in the large barouche with the grenadier-footmen, will surprise and mystify me to my dying day: for though I know the equipage is only jobbed, and all the Jenkins people are on board wages, yet those three men and the carriage must represent an expense of six hundred a year at the very least--and then there are the splendid dinners, the two boys at Eton, the prize governess and masters for the girls, the trip abroad, or to Eastbourne or Worthing, in the autumn, the annual ball with a supper from Gunter's (who, by the way, supplies most of the first-rate dinners which J.
Jen Gunter made a name for herself by calling out Gwyneth Paltrow and the wellness industry.
Pamela Gunter, of West Felton, died at the scene of the crash which happened at about 9am on December 22 last year at Queen's Head, near Oswestry.
Jennifer Gunter said as she warned women not to use garlic as a natural alternative to treat yeast infections.
Dr Jen Gunter, based in California, went on a Twitter rant about the old wives' tale, which recommends putting a clove inside the vagina for up to three days.
However one TV show's Twitter account has taken not one, but two little digs at Wale' 93-cap hero,Chris Gunter.
CHRIS GUNTER is hoping Gareth Bale will lend him his private jet to fly out family for his record-breaking Wales appearance in Albania.
Chris Gunter will ask Gareth Bale for a loan of his jet as he scrambles to fly family to Albania to see him make history for his country.
CHRIS GUNTER will ask Gareth Bale to loan him his jet as he scrambles to fly family to Albania to see him make history.
Gunter, 20, of West Frankfort, was behind the wheel of an ATV side-by-side that had been reported stolen from Benton.