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Montego Bay

[mon-tee-goh] /mɒnˈti goʊ/
a city in NW Jamaica: seaside resort. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • The terraces which mark the successive stages in this elevation are well shown in Montego Bay and elsewhere.

  • Ten barrels of these peppers were shipped from Montego Bay, Jamaica, in the first six months of 1851.

  • Ninety-one tons were shipped from Montego Bay, Jamaica, in the first six months of 1851.

  • It is situated about ten miles from Montego Bay, in a broad valley, between two rounded ridges.

    The Maroon Mayne Reid
  • It was at this hour that one of the servants usually returned from Montego Bay, bringing the letters from the post-office.

    The Maroon Mayne Reid
  • The reflection that in Montego Bay he would be no better off, hindered him from greatly regretting the circumstance.

    The Maroon Mayne Reid
  • Here we were to land some of the redcoats, and were to take the rest round to Montego Bay, at the north-west end of Jamaica.

    Paddy Finn W. H. G. Kingston
  • In Montego Bay, and indeed throughout the island, the consequences of the tempest were equally disastrous.

    Hurricane Hurry W.H.G. Kingston
  • On our arrival at Montego Bay the captain took me home to his house, and treated me very politely.

    Journal of Voyages Jacob Dunham
  • The same may be said of Montego Bay, and, in proportion, of other stations I had the privilege of visiting.

British Dictionary definitions for Montego Bay

Montego Bay

a port and resort in NW Jamaica: the second largest town on the island Pop: 96 488 (2001)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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