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Fort McHenry

noun
1.
a fort in N Maryland, at the entrance to Baltimore harbor: during its bombardment by the British in 1814, Francis Scott Key wrote The Star-Spangled Banner.

McHenry

[muh k-hen-ree, muh-ken-] /məkˈhɛn ri, məˈkɛn-/
noun
1.
a town in NE Illinois.
2.
Fort. Fort McHenry.
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