obs. forms of strand n.1, n.2

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  • strand — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Old English; akin to Old Norse strǫnd shore Date: before 12th century the land bordering a body of water ; shore, beach II. verb Date: 1621 transitive verb 1. to run, drive, or cause to dri …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Strand-on-the-Green — is an area of Chiswick in west London.Location and descriptionStrand on the Green is located immediately to the east of Kew Bridge, along the north bank of the river Thames. The name includes the first part of the road east of Kew Bridge, its… …   Wikipedia

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  • seastrand — /see strand /, n. seashore. [bef. 1000; ME see stronde; OE saestrand; see SEA, STRAND1] * * * …   Universalium

  • Strand (Londres) — Vista hacia el este sobre la calle Strand. Strand es una calle en Westminster, Londres, Reino Unido de poco más de 1200 metros de longitud[1] que actualmente discurre entre …   Wikipedia Español

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  • strand — strand1 [strand] n. [ME < OE, akin to ON strǫnd, Ger strand, prob. < IE base * ster , to extend, stretch out > STREW] land at the edge of a body of water; shore, esp. ocean shore vt., vi. 1. to run or drive aground [a ship stranded by… …   English World dictionary

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