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[hohl-yohk, hoh-lee-ohk]
  1. a city in S Massachusetts, on the Connecticut River.
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Historical Examples of holyoke

  • Now I know very little of Holyoke, Mass., of my own knowledge.

    Jersey Street and Jersey Lane

    H. C. Bunner

  • The oldest house now standing in Holyoke was an Ely homestead.

  • The ridge forming Tom and Holyoke is, as has been said, composed of greenstone.

  • The Holyoke followed the schooner, and came to anchor near the West Wind.

    A Victorious Union

    Oliver Optic

  • Holyoke, though two hundred feet lower than Tom, is more frequented by visitors.