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- n. Alternative form of embarkation.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Same as embarkation.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See embarkation.
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The embarcation was a wondrous spectacle, such as civilized eyes have rarely beheld, and can never witness again.
The Adventures of the Chevalier De La Salle and His Companions, in Their Explorations of the Prairies, Forests, Lakes, and Rivers, of the New World, and Their Interviews with the Savage Tribes, Two Hundred Years Ago
He forbade General Clinch from negotiating with the Seminoles “till they are unconditionally subdued, and till they consent to an immediate embarcation sic for the country west of the Mississippi.”
As once a pier in Palos was to Columbus, the destiny of the ISS, still in the dawn of space exploration, is to provide an ongoing point of embarcation for humanities enevitable journey into space.
My point of embarcation, a once-proud civic landmark, is despite its grandiose re-christening as the South Station Transportation Center, a scene of degraded desolation.
At the same time, there are some 300,000 US citizens that do exactly that every year through Canada and Central American ports of embarcation.
Charter Rights to Nations, he was Legally returned to the “Point of embarcation” but Tunisia refused him and then Switzerland refused him back on a return Flight.
In 1603, little Honfleur at the mouth of the river Seine became the leading port of embarcation for New France.
Instead of the weird "Port of embarcation" question they actually ask something like "From what city did you get on the plane?"
He barely recalled walking to the spaceport, nor embarcation aboard the Berenicia, where money changed hands between Rianlle and the steward.
· Moyens de transport, de la simple embarcation la peniche; entrepts; ports pour les petites embarcations; points d'aterrissage pour helicopteres et poets flottants ou passerelles simplex, ainsi que pour la reparation des routes.