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Beauport

[French boh-pawr] /French boʊˈpɔr/
noun
1.
a city in E Quebec, in E Canada: suburb of Quebec, on the St. Lawrence River.
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  • That splendid battery you are just finishing deserves to be called Beauport.

    The Golden Dog William Kirby
  • Our set are having a gala night of it, and must be musical as the frogs of Beauport by this hour!

    The Golden Dog William Kirby
  • I know an Indian canotier who will ferry me across to Beauport, and say nothing.

    The Golden Dog William Kirby
  • We were now fairly in the village of Beauport, though there was still but one road.

    Excursions and Poems

    Henry David Thoreau
  • The third was to make a general attack from boats at the Beauport flats.

  • The third was to make a general attack from the boats upon Beauport.

    With Wolfe in Canada

    G. A. Henty
  • The hunter immediately recognized Barbin, a farmer of Beauport.

    The Bastonnais John Lesperance
  • They are flying from the camp at Beauport as sheep fly before wolves.

    French and English Evelyn Everett-Green
  • The supposed attack at Beauport had been nothing but a blind.

    French and English Evelyn Everett-Green
  • Saunders' pretence at landing on the Beauport shore had kept Montcalm's army on the alert all the night.

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