an island in the E Netherlands Antilles, in the S West Indies. 95 sq. mi. (245 sq. km).
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an island in the S Caribbean, in the E Netherlands Antilles: one of the Leeward Islands. Chief town: Kralendijk. Pop: 11 537 (2007 est). Area: about 288 sq km (111 sq miles)
ancient Mayan site in Chiapas, S Mexico: discovered in 1946.
a rich mass of ore, as found in mining. a source of great and sudden wealth or luck; a spectacular windfall: The play proved to be a bonanza for its lucky backers. Contemporary Examples ‘Pentagon’s Worst Nightmare’ Tara McKelvey August 2, 2011 Santorum Rips Obama ‘Weakness,’ Makes Political Hay of Quran Burning P.J. Crowley February […]
a stream in W Yukon Territory, Canada, flowing NW to the Klondike River near Dawson: gold strike 1896. 20 miles (32 km) long.
Jérôme [juh-rohm;; French zhey-rohm] /dʒəˈroʊm;; French ʒeɪˈroʊm/ (Show IPA), 1784–1860, king of Westphalia 1807 (brother of Napoleon I). Joseph [joh-zuh f,, -suh f;; French zhaw-zef] /ˈdʒoʊ zəf,, -səf;; French ʒɔˈzɛf/ (Show IPA), 1768–1844, king of Naples 1806–08; king of Spain 1808–13 (brother of Napoleon I). Louis [loo-ee;; French lwee;; Dutch loo-ee] /ˈlu i;; French lwi;; […]