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Dunedin

[duhn-ee-din]
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noun
  1. a seaport on SE South Island, in New Zealand.
  2. a town in W Florida.
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  • That of Auckland is warm and sluggish; that of Dunedin keen, inspiring.

    Recollections

    David Christie Murray

  • Every man, woman, and child in Dunedin knew the car, and there was tiptoe excitement.

    Lady Bountiful

    George A. Birmingham

  • Mr. Davoren lives in Ballymurry, a town of some size, six miles from Dunedin.

    Lady Bountiful

    George A. Birmingham

  • The people of Dunedin felt that they had enjoyed a novel and agreeable show.

    Lady Bountiful

    George A. Birmingham

  • The Dunedin people are far too sensible for that sort of thing.

    Lady Bountiful

    George A. Birmingham


British Dictionary definitions for dunedin

Dunedin

noun
  1. a port in New Zealand, on SE South Island: founded (1848) by Scottish settlers. Pop: 121 900 (2004 est)
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