Definition for dover (2 of 2)
noun, plural Del·a·wares, (especially collectively) Del·a·ware for 5.
- a red vinifera grape grown for table use that yields a white wine.
- the vine bearing this fruit.
Examples from the Web for dover
A Stars Stripes article included a photo of the soldiers arriving at the port mortuary at Dover Air Force Base, Delaware.
He testified in the Dover trial in 2005, and was instrumental in keeping “Intelligent Design” out of the local schools there.Meet the Prizewinning Catholic Biologist Creationists Can’t Stand|Karl W. Giberson|April 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The money is intended to assist with travel to meet the body at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware and to cover funeral expenses.Death Benefit Scandal Is the Government Shutdown’s Ultimate Insult|Michael Daly|October 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The first day he greeted military caskets at Dover Air Force Base.
On Monday, her remains were flown in to Dover Air Force Base in Delaware.Anne Smedinghoff, the Hero Diplomat We Lost in Afghanistan|Michael Daly|April 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Of her specific exploits as a bruiser we hear of at least two near Dover.Isopel Berners|George Borrow
The next morning we were in the straits of Dover; the wind light, but fair.Ned Myers|James Fenimore Cooper
He started from the Dover pier, followed by a row-boat in which were two sailors, a newspaper man, and his trainer.
Beat batter with a Dover egg beater three or four minutes until it is perfectly smooth, creamy and full of bubbles.Fifty-Two Sunday Dinners|Elizabeth O. Hiller
We are to sail for Ostend by the regular packet, two of which go every week from Dover.Barrington|Charles James Lever
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Culture definitions for dover
State in the eastern United States bordered by Pennsylvania to the north, Delaware Bay and the Atlantic Ocean to the east, and Maryland to the west and south. Its capital is Dover, and its largest city is Wilmington.