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Kure

[koo-re]
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noun
  1. a seaport on SW Honshu, in SW Japan.
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Historical Examples

  • Ans.Only one kure, that iz, milk a cow on the run, and subsist on the milk.

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    Henry W. Shaw

  • Yu kant kure laziness by bribery, nor shame; the only way to kure it, is tew skare it.

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    Henry Wheeler Shaw

  • A hotel wont keep itself and keep the landlord too, and ever kure a traveler from the habit ov profane swareing.

  • It iz sed by the naturalists that angle worm ile, rubbed on the rear ov the neck, will kure a man ov the lies.

  • One idea men are their own wust enemys, and there iz but one kure for them, and that iz tew agree with them.


British Dictionary definitions for kure

Kure

noun
  1. a port in SW Japan, on SW Honshu: a naval base; shipyards. Pop: 202 628 (2002 est)
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