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Bayonne

[bey-yohn for 1; ba-yawn for 2]
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noun
  1. a seaport in NE New Jersey.
  2. a seaport in SW France, near the Bay of Biscay.
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  • The young King was then invited to meet the Emperor for consultation at Bayonne.

    A Short History of Spain

    Mary Platt Parmele

  • The Bayonne road, which we now reached, was the last hope of the retiring army.

    Jack Hinton

    Charles James Lever

  • “Every Carlist agent in Bayonne assured me of that,” said Mr. Mills.

    The Arrow of Gold

    Joseph Conrad

  • Anyhow, I would just as soon be in prison as walking about the streets of Bayonne.

  • The last time, if I remember rightly, you escaped from Bayonne in a boat.


British Dictionary definitions for bayonne

Bayonne

noun
  1. a port in SW France: a commercial centre for the Basque region. Pop: 40 078 (1999)
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