from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of southwest Nigeria east-northeast of Ibadan. It was the capital of a Yoruba kingdom from the 17th to the 19th century. Population: 219,000.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- proper n. a bloody and prolonged military operation in which American marines landed and defeated Japanese defenders (February and March 1945).
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a bloody and prolonged operation on the island of Iwo Jima in which American marines landed and defeated Japanese defenders (February and March 1945)
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