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Grand Island

noun
1.
a city in S Nebraska.
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  • At 'the Grand Island, miscalled Leper's,' the Bishop slept ashore for the first time, and so also at Whitsuntide.

    Life of John Coleridge Patteson Charlotte M. Yonge
  • But surely the foundation-stone should be laid on Grand Island.

    Ghetto Tragedies Israel Zangwill
  • "Get me a German," she said laughingly and lightly as she gave him her name, and turned to the boy from the other Grand Island.

    With the Doughboy in France Edward Hungerford
  • It shall be waving on Grand Island before you open the celebration in Buffalo.

    Ghetto Tragedies Israel Zangwill
  • After traveling about seven miles we turned southwest, being within a mile of the main Platte and opposite to Grand Island.

    William Clayton's Journal William Clayton
  • The authorities of Grand Island had two courses open to them.

    The Road Jack London
  • In the sunset we halted at the supper station, named 25 Grand Island.

    Desert Dust Edwin L. Sabin
  • On the 18th we reached Grand Island, which is fifty-two miles long, with an average breadth of one mile and three-quarters.

  • They met on Grand Island and exchanged shots without effect.

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