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  1. a city in SW British Columbia, Canada near Vancouver.
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Historical Examples of burnaby

  • Some say Colonel Burnaby issued an order for the men to fall back, but I did not hear it.

    General Gordon

    J. Wardle

  • "It was odd enough the way it happened to me, anyhow," said Burnaby.

  • Burnaby leaned over and lit a cigarette at one of the candles.

  • Burnaby paused and looked about the circle of attentive faces.

  • "No," said Burnaby, as he sank into a chair and unfolded his napkin.