Calamity Jane


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Ca·lam·i·ty Jane

 (kə-lăm′ĭ-tē jān′)
See Martha Jane Burk.

Calamity Jane

n
(Biography) real name Martha Canary. ?1852–1903, US frontierswoman, noted for her skill at shooting and riding

Calam′ity Jane′


n.
(Martha Jane Canary Burke) 1852?–1903, U.S. frontier markswoman.
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Noun1.Calamity Jane - United States frontierswoman and legendary figure of the Wild West noted for her marksmanship (1852-1903)Calamity Jane - United States frontierswoman and legendary figure of the Wild West noted for her marksmanship (1852-1903)
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