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Verny

[vyer-nee]
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noun
  1. former name of Alma-Ata.
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Historical Examples

  • But she had not been with the scouts when they camped at Verny's Mountain the foregoing summer.

    Girl Scouts in the Adirondacks

    Lillian Elizabeth Roy

  • Verny, do you know of any places one might choose for an objective on a hike?

    Girl Scouts in the Adirondacks

    Lillian Elizabeth Roy

  • "I bet we all are, if Verny will take the count," asserted Hester.

    Girl Scouts in the Adirondacks

    Lillian Elizabeth Roy

  • "And Verny is going to keep hers here for the summer," added Julie.

    Girl Scouts in the Adirondacks

    Lillian Elizabeth Roy

  • Your idea is all right, Verny, but what will the rules cover, and why have punishments?

    Girl Scouts in the Adirondacks

    Lillian Elizabeth Roy


British Dictionary definitions for verny

Verny

noun
  1. a former name (until 1927) of Almaty
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