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Aroostook

[uh-roos-too k, -tik]
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noun
  1. a river flowing NE from N Maine to the St. John River. 140 miles (225 km) long.
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Historical Examples

  • I wish I could take you aboard an English vessel, so you could appreciate the Aroostook.

    The Lady of the Aroostook

    William Dean Howells

  • So I just took up with the captain of the Aroostook's offer.

    The Lady of the Aroostook

    William Dean Howells

  • But it's pleasant to think you've been so contented on the Aroostook that you hate to leave it.

    The Lady of the Aroostook

    William Dean Howells

  • Bill Sewall was collector of customs under me, on the Aroostook border.

    Theodore Roosevelt

    Theodore Roosevelt

  • The story is fully vouched for and the heads of two of the bulls may now be seen in an Aroostook town.