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

  • A former British protectorate of eastern Africa in present-day northwest Somalia on the Gulf of Aden. It was combined with Italian Somaliland in 1960 to form Somalia.

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  • The Christ Church Cathedral downtown had weekly socials for the students and other Japanese-Americans who were relocated to St. Louis during the war, Henmi recalled.

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  • Henmi, who visited his parents at a camp in Jerome, Ark., recalled the surreal situation of having to pay for meals there as a "visitor" while his family received them for free.

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