Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • MountBona A peak, 5,032.5 m (16,500 ft) high, of southern Alaska at the southern end of the Wrangell Mountains near the Canadian border. It is the highest elevation in the range.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Literally, goods; in civil law, all sorts of property, movable and immovable.

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  • The Romans have a goddess whom they call Bona, the same whom the Greeks call

    The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romans

  • The Romans have a goddess whom they call Bona, the same whom the Greeks call Gynæcea.

    Cæsar

  • Now the Romans have a goddess whom they call Bona, as the Greeks have a Gynæceia.

    Plutarch's Lives Volume III.

  • It's like you put the stuff down to scrub up the wax and it turns into gummy sticky crap that slows you down 10000%. because it gums up your tools. rigor said: i kinda like the name Bona better than viagra.

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  • A certain sinless maiden, called Bona, "who lived a retired life in a house of religious Nunnes, had a bedfellow, unto whom, above all others, she was tied, lying on her death-bed, and no help to be devised for her recovery."

    The Friendships of Women

  • Mr Mzimkulu Faku received a merit award for his reading of Xhosa books, and magazines such as Bona and Blindaba, which is a locally produced anthology of articles from various magazines.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Bona fides: Longtime activist for Darfur who just returned from a week-long trip in the southern half of the country and briefed President Obama at a White House meeting and Sen. Richard Lugar on Capitol Hill earlier in the day.

    Celebvocate: George Clooney reps for Darfur

  • He added that the current president of the college, Dr. Dennis Bona, started out as a welder in private industry, and then became a part-time welding instructor before going on to higher education so he is very supportive of workforce training programs.

    Michele Nash-Hoff: What's Being Done to Address the Lack of Skilled Workers?

  • Bona fide top hats also known as opera hats and stovepipes are hand-crafted from felted beaver fur or silk, and are collapsible—for easy storage in opera house cloak rooms and the like.

    Time to Top Up?

  • Who knows, maybe your pup will create the next Bona Lisa!

    Wendy Diamond: Spring Cleaning to Make Your Home Pet Friendly

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