Fort Monroe


noun

a fort at the entrance to Hampton Roads, in SE Virginia.
a military reservation in SE Virginia, SE of Hampton at Old Point Comfort.

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Monroe
[ muh n-roh ]
/ mənˈroʊ /

noun

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British Dictionary definitions for fort monroe

Monroe
/ (mənˈrəʊ) /

noun

James. 1758–1831, US statesman; fifth president of the US (1817–25). He promulgated the Monroe Doctrine (1823)
Marilyn, born Norma Jeane Mortenson. later Norma Jeane Baker, sometimes spelled Norma Jean, 1926–62, US film actress. Her films include Niagara (1952), Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953), and Some Like It Hot (1959)
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