leyden leyden  /ˈlaɪ dən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a city in the western Netherlands; residence of the Pilgrim Fathers for 11 years before they sailed for America in 1620

News

  1. Leyden Township 'Flood Disaster Outreach' June 25

    Cook County Assessor Joseph Berrios announced today that his office, in cooperation with State Rep. Kathy Willis (D-77th), will host an outreach session to help Leyden Township taxpayers affected by April's serious flooding.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Journal & Topics Newspapers

  2. West Leyden man accused of stealing 2 vehicles

    A West Leyden man is accused of stealing two vehicles, according to the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Observer-Dispatch

  3. West Leyden man arrested for car thefts

    (WKTV) - A West Leyden man faces charges after authorities accuse him of stealing two vehicles.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: WKTV Utica

Quotes

  • "What's fun about this is that electrostatics is the one fundamental force you can play with fairly simply and fairly inexpensively," Morse tells his class. "Franklin introduced the term battery because he used a battery of Leyden jars, like...
    on Jan 20, 2008 By: Robert Morse Source: Baltimore Sun

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