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Definition 1: a fictitious detective in stories by A. Conan Doyle - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for holmes in the sense of this definition

(holmes is an instance of ...) an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story)

"she is the main character in the novel"

Definition 2: English geologist and supporter of the theory of continental drift (1890-1965) - [noun denoting person]

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(holmes is an instance of ...) a specialist in geology

Definition 3: United States writer of humorous essays (1809-1894) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for holmes in the sense of this definition

(holmes is an instance of ...) writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)

Definition 4: United States jurist noted for his liberal opinions (1841-1935) - [noun denoting person]

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(holmes is an instance of ...) a legal scholar versed in civil law or the law of nations

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