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Quincy

[ kwin-zee, -see for 1, 2; kwin-see for 3, 4 ]
/ ˈkwɪn zi, -si for 1, 2; ˈkwɪn si for 3, 4 /
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noun

Josiah, 1744–75, American patriot and writer.
a city in E Massachusetts, near Boston.
a city in W Illinois, on the Mississippi.
a male given name.

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