Definitions

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

  • See Sevastopol.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A variety of the block-game in dominoes, in which the double-six leads and nothing but sixes can be played until both sides and both ends of the first set have been played to.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a city in southern Ukraine on the Black Sea

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Examples

  • Many absolutely doubt whether Sebastopol is to be our destination or not.

    Journal Kept During The Russian War: From The Departure Of The Army From England In April 1854, To The Fall Of Sebastopol

  • I just got back from the MAKE offices in Sebastopol, CA, where I was helping to put Volume 17 to bed.

    Boing Boing

  • Located in Sebastopol California this cozy home was designed for two graphic designers by Turnbull Griffin Haesloop Architects last year.

    Sustainable House By The Pond

  • I took this photo of two pumpkins weighing around 700 lbs each outside the hardware store in Sebastopol, Calif.

    Boing Boing

  • I'll stick my "nose" into this one and pass along some folk medicine, courtesy of a sweet old lady in Sebastopol, CA who noticed my state of snuffy misery long ago.

    Allergies in Mexico?

  • Working out of Ned Kahn Studios in Sebastopol, CA, his projects typically explore fluid dynamics, optics, acoustics, and other features of physics.

    Archive 2005-10-01

  • They reached the Crimea, spent what seemed a kind of mourning vacation in Sebastopol, and then went to Yalta, a resort city where White Army thugs handed out random death.

    Harbinger Hall

  • I edit (and occasionally write) computer books for a living, working at home for O'Reilly & Associates, a company whose primary offices are in Sebastopol, CA, and Cambridge, MA.

    Living in Dryden: February 2004 Archives

  • Sebastopol from the English lines, but that I would be the first to carry refreshments into the fallen city.

    Wonderful Adventures of Mrs. Seacole in Many Lands

  • As we steam on we see, away to the right, clouds of light smoke, which the knowing travellers tell us are not altogether natural, but show that Sebastopol is not yet taken, until the "Albatross" lays-to within sight of where the "Prince," with her ill-fated companions went down in that fearful November storm, four short months ago, while application is made to the harbour-master for leave to enter the port of Balaclava.

    Wonderful Adventures of Mrs. Seacole in Many Lands

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