[ fin-ley, -lee, fin-lahy for 1; fin-lee for 2 ]
/ ˈfɪn leɪ, -li, fɪnˈlaɪ for 1; ˈfɪn li for 2 /
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Car·los Juan [kahr-lohs wahn], /ˈkɑr loʊs wɑn/, 1833–1915, U.S. physician, born in Cuba: first to suggest mosquito as carrier of yellow fever.
a river in N British Columbia, Canada, flowing SE to join the Parsnip River in forming the Peace River. 250 miles (402 km) long.
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Words nearby Finlay
Finland, Finlander, Finlandia, Finlandization, Finlandize, Finlay, finlet, Finletter, Finley, finmark, Finn
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How to use Finlay in a sentence
Thomas has been hosting his new show all week, while Finlay and Mitchell’s new show will debut Thursday.Brian Mitchell and JP Finlay will co-host show as part of new lineups at 106.7 the Fan, Team 980|Scott Allen|February 4, 2021|Washington Post
The asking price was $550,000, and Finlay says he got nearly that from a New York collector.Re-Framing the Art Market|Judith H. Dobrzynski|February 23, 2009|DAILY BEAST
So far our views seem to flow in the channel of Mr. Finlay's.The Posthumous Works of Thomas De Quincey, Vol. II (2 vols)|Thomas De Quincey
Another claim was made at the same time by another British subject, Finlay, the historian of Greece.A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year|Edwin Emerson
It was reserved for Finlay to depict, with greater knowledge and a juster perception, the lights and shades of Byzantine history.
Finlay gives eight lines of this ballad in the Preface to his first volume, p. xxxiii.
Finlay declined, whereupon, though under engagement he refused to further obey Macdonell.The Romantic Settlement of Lord Selkirk's Colonists|George Bryce
British Dictionary definitions for Finlay
/ (ˈfɪnlɪ) /
Carlos Juan (ˈkarlos xwan). 1833–1915, Cuban physician: discovered that the mosquito was the vector of yellow fever
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