- Count Cas·i·mir [kaz-uh-meer] /ˈkæz əˌmɪər/, 1748–79, Polish patriot; general in the American Revolutionary army.
- a town in SW Virginia.
- Fort. Fort Pulaski.
- a double-edged hand tool having an ax blade on one side and a pickax or wide chisel on the opposite side, used especially in clearing land and removing tree stumps.
Origin of Pulaski2
1920–25, Americanism; after Edward C. Pulaski (1866–1931), U.S. forest ranger, its inventor
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The group formed in Pulaski, Tenn., became the most well-known: the Ku Klux Klan.Is Gun Control Racist?
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Major Vernier, of Pulaski's legion, and twenty-five men, were killed.A Sketch of the Life of Brig. Gen. Francis Marion
William Dobein James
When I went back to Pulaski to settle my affairs there, Dominick came to see me.
Pulaski, indeed all that section of my state, was strongly of my party.
But Pulaski had fallen and his son was a prisoner under Cornwallis.The Conquest
Eva Emery Dye
Caledonia is still a small village in Pulaski County, Illinois.