gamboge (def 1).
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another name for gamboge (sense 1), gamboge (sense 2)
noun (formerly, in Canada) a cabin built as living quarters for a gang of lumbermen an open fireplace in such a cabin Historical Examples The Sea Lions James Fenimore Cooper The Sea Lions James Fenimore Cooper The Sea Lions James Fenimore Cooper The Sea Lions James Fenimore Cooper A Voyage Round the World, from 1806 […]
noun a former (until 1974) urban district in SW England, in Cornwall: formed in 1934 by the amalgamation of the neighbouring towns of Camborne and Redruth. Pop: 39 936 (2001)
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a city in N France: battles 1917, 1918. Contemporary Examples The ‘GOT’ Red Viper and Mountain Duel, and a History of Medieval Trial by Combat Steven Isaac June 2, 2014 Historical Examples Wounded and a Prisoner of War Malcolm V. (Malcolm Vivian) Hay Hortense, Makers of History Series John S. C. Abbott 1914 John French, […]