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San Jacinto

[san juh-sin-toh] /ˌsæn dʒəˈsɪn toʊ/
noun
1.
a river in E Texas, flowing SE to Galveston Bay: Texans defeated Mexicans near the mouth of this river 1836.
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  • A boat put off from the "San Jacinto," and made for the "Trent."

  • I heard he was living in San Jacinto, and was a thief yet, spite of all that whipping he had.

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  • It was in the early afternoon that they entered the broad valley of San Jacinto.

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  • He had heard that there was good hunting on San Jacinto Mountain.

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  • Jos had some anxiety about his mother's memory of the way to San Jacinto.

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  • The victory of San Jacinto struck the fetters230 from the hands of Texas.

  • He volunteered as a private in her armies soon after the battle of San Jacinto.

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  • He even said his brother Ed showed him with his set on the San Jacinto.

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  • He then held the rank of Captain, and was in command of the San Jacinto.

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