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Whitman's sampler

1. A box of assorted chocolates made by Whitman's, a US confectionary. Primarily heard in US. I'm bringing a Whitman's sampler to the dinner tonight. I love chocolate, so I was thrilled that my boyfriend gave me a Whitman's sampler for Valentine's Day!
2. By extension, an assortment of something. Primarily heard in US. Boy, this recital is a real Whitman's sampler—a piano virtuoso was just followed by a bunch of kids murdering "Hot Cross Buns" on the flute. The client wants a lot of options, so be sure to give him a Whitman's sampler of designs.
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The soot samplers for collecting in-flame soot particles were placed in the vessel with a TEM grid held in a cavity at the sampler tip.
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From the dates on the sampler I had deduced that Caroline would have been born in 1828/9 and would have been about 12 years old in 1841 - the date of the first extant England census return.
The earliest dated sampler is housed in the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.
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