from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of southeast Ontario, Canada, on Lake Ontario near the head of the St. Lawrence River. The present city was founded by Loyalists in 1783 on the site of Fort Frontenac, a crucial defense point in the French and Indian Wars. It was the capital of Canada from 1841 to 1844. Population: 117,000.
- The capital of Jamaica, in the southeast part of the island on the Caribbean Sea. It was founded c. 1692 and became the capital in 1872. Population: 579,000.
- Kingston, Maxine Hong Born 1940. American writer noted for incorporating her Chinese-American background into her writings. Her best known works include The Woman Warrior (1976) and China Men (1980).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. The capital of Jamaica.
- proper n. Any of various towns or cities in the UK, US, Canada or Australia.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The black angel fish. See Angel fish, under angel.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The angel-fish or monk-fish, Squatina vulgaris, one of the elas-mobranchiate fishes found on the coasts of Great Britain.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. capital and largest city of Jamaica
- n. a town on the Hudson River in New York
- n. a town in southeast Ontario on Lake Ontario near the head of the Saint Lawrence River
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