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Gisborne

[giz-bern]
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noun
  1. a seaport on E North Island, in N New Zealand.
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Examples from the Web for gisborne

Historical Examples

  • Mr. Field invited Mr. Gisborne to his house in order to discuss the project.

    Heroes of the Telegraph

    J. Munro

  • His name was Guy of Gisborne, and he hailed from the borders of Lancashire.

    Robin Hood

    Paul Creswick

  • It was no longer she who presided at the feast, but her portrait by Gisborne, R.A.

    The Creators

    May Sinclair

  • This was in the days when Gisborne was celebrated and Tanqueray was not.

    The Creators

    May Sinclair

  • “That is Mr. Gisborne,” said he, as soon as the gentleman was past.

    The Poor Clare

    Elizabeth Gaskell


British Dictionary definitions for gisborne

Gisborne

noun
  1. a port in N New Zealand, on E North Island on Poverty Bay. Pop: 44 900 (2004 est)
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