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Devonport

[dev-uh n-pawrt, -pohrt]
noun
  1. a city in N Tasmania.
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  • East of Devonport, divided from it by a creek, and adjoining Plymouth, is Stonehouse.

    England, Picturesque and Descriptive

    Joel Cook

  • There were also other vessels and establishments at Portsmouth, Devonport and Chatham.

    Submarine Warfare of To-day

    Charles W. Domville-Fife

  • He began at Devonport and ended at Berwick, and surpassed himself on every delivery.

    Loss and Gain

    John Henry Newman

  • Noah Quick materialises at Devonport, and runs a public-house.

    Ravensdene Court

    J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher

  • And seen it—in old books, what I have far away in Devonport.

    Ravensdene Court

    J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher