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Brownsville

[brounz-vil] /ˈbraʊnz vɪl/
noun
1.
a seaport in S Texas, near the mouth of the Rio Grande.
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  • Early in the nineteenth century, Redstone became Brownsville.

    Afloat on the Ohio

    Reuben Gold Thwaites
  • Staid old Brownsville was stirred from center to sandy hollow.

    Watch Yourself Go By Al. G. Field
  • Alf Burnett, the humorist, compared Brownsville to slush ice.

    Watch Yourself Go By Al. G. Field
  • Lin asserted from the wildest, he had become the tamest boy in Brownsville.

    Watch Yourself Go By Al. G. Field
  • It was two o'clock in the morning when the boat touched at Brownsville.

    Watch Yourself Go By Al. G. Field
  • Palmer forgot to pay Alfred's father; he also forgot to visit Brownsville.

    Watch Yourself Go By Al. G. Field
  • There was not a bath room, private or public, in Brownsville in those days.

    Watch Yourself Go By Al. G. Field
  • Jimmy has so long lived away from Brownsville that his memory is defective.

    Watch Yourself Go By Al. G. Field

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