- a city in SE Massachusetts.
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Examples from the Web for barnstable
At night they put into Barnstable Bay, then called Cummaquid.King Philip
John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot) Abbott
When I arrived there I found that a box had come for me from Barnstable.
Barnstable looked about with an air of helplessness which was as funny as his anger had been.
"He is all ready to play polo now, Mr. Barnstable," she returned.
"Do have some common sense about this, Barnstable," he said.