Jos


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Jos

abbr. Bible
Joshua

Jos

(dʒɒs)
n
(Placename) a city in central Nigeria, capital of Plateau state on the Jos Plateau: major centre of the tin-mining industry. Pop: 685 000 (2005 est)

Jos

(dʒɔs)

n.
a city in central Nigeria. 182,000.
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Change, Sambo"; but seeing Jos ready almost to cry with vexation, the old joker stopped his laughter, and said, holding out his hand to his son, "It's all fair on the Stock Exchange, Jos--and, Sambo, never mind the elephant, but give me and Mr.
But I've no patience with Jos and his dandified modesty.
how Amelia rescued me from a beating, by falling down on her knees and crying out to her brother Jos, not to beat little George?
Jos Sedley, who admired his own legs prodigiously, and always wore this ornamental chaussure, was extremely pleased at this remark, though he drew his legs under his chair as it was made.
Sedley; on hearing the bantering of which well-known voice, Jos instantly relapsed into an alarmed silence, and quickly took his departure.
I don't know on what pretext Osborne left the room, or why, presently, Amelia went away, perhaps to superintend the slicing of the pine-apple; but Jos was left alone with Rebecca, who had resumed her work, and the green silk and the shining needles were quivering rapidly under her white slender fingers.
The NSCDC Commandant in Plateau, Mr Solomon Olasupo, told newsmen in Jos on Tuesday that 3,500 litres of the product were confiscated from illegal sellers of the commodity during the operation.
Flights to San Jos use an Airbus A340-300, which has 279 seats covering Business Class, Premium Economy and Economy Class.
Jos has been nominated as Photographer of the Year in the baby, monochrome, pictorial and fine art categories and has high hopes of winning in at least one sector.
62) per share cash tender offer for domestic sector player Jos A Bank Clothiers Inc (NASDAQ:JOSB) by two weeks until 21 May.
Target: Jos A Bank Clothiers Inc, Everest Holdings LLC, Eddie Bauer Inc