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Sylvania

[sil-vey-nee-uh, -veyn-yuh]
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noun
  1. a town in NW Ohio.
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  • This movement indicated that she had no intention of coming any nearer to the Sylvania.

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  • But it runs just as fast for the Islander as it does for the Sylvania.

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  • I returned to the pilot-house of the Sylvania, and rang to stop her.

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  • He admitted that we could outsail him, for he had done his best to keep up with the Sylvania.

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  • He was good-natured about it, and replied that he should sail in the company of the Sylvania if possible.

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