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[suh-noh-pee] /səˈnoʊ pi/
noun, Astronomy.
a natural satellite of the planet Jupiter. Unabridged
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  • One brass piece, which was lying near the guard-house, was said to have been taken from the Turks at Sinope.

    The British Expedition to the Crimea William Howard Russell
  • Marcion was a wealthy shipowner, belonging to Sinope in Pontus.

  • In reply to this, the Russian fleet destroyed a very inferior squadron of Turkish war-vessels in the harbour of Sinope.

    Battles of English History H. B. (Hereford Brooke) George
  • The city of Cotyora is said by Xenophon to have belonged to the people of Sinope.

  • Such was the situation at Sinope at the time of the commencement of the Social war,—to which I must now return.

  • Here Tip was made to speak on the 'phone to a German officer at Sinope.

    A Kut Prisoner H. C. W. Bishop
  • I 'm going over to Balaklava with these steam-boilers, and then to Sinope, and so back to the Bosphorus.

    A Day's Ride Charles James Lever
  • In consequence of a vision seen in a dream he had the divinity brought from Sinope, on the shores of Pontus, to this town.

    Serapis, Complete Georg Ebers
  • When they get as far as Sinope, they are in better season for the fishery, and for the purpose of salting.

  • We were said to be going off that day to Sinope, and he was already preparing to handcuff us together in pairs.

    A Kut Prisoner H. C. W. Bishop
British Dictionary definitions for Sinope


(astronomy) a small outer satellite of the planet Jupiter
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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