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Kosciuszko

noun
  1. Mount Kosciuszko a mountain in Australia, in SE New South Wales in the Australian Alps: the highest peak in Australia. Height: 2230 m (7316 ft)
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Historical Examples

  • When he had recovered his health, Poland was rising under Kosciuszko.

    Frederick Chopin as a Man and Musician

    Frederick Niecks

  • The father of this young lady did not approve of Kosciuszko as a lover.

    Our Little Polish Cousin

    Florence E. Mendel

  • The able Polish officers, Pulaski and Kosciuszko, had come some time before.

  • In 1794 Kosciuszko was made commander-in-chief and dictator of Poland.

  • You have heard of our great and good general Kosciuszko, yes?

    The Eye of Dread

    Payne Erskine