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Saint John's

 (jŏnz)
1. also Saint Johns The capital of Antigua and Barbuda, on the northern coast of Antigua in the Leeward Islands of the West Indies.
2. The capital and largest city of Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, on the eastern coast of Newfoundland on the Avalon Peninsula. It was founded as an English colony in 1583 and grew as a fishing port.
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Saint John's

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1. (Placename) a port in Canada, capital of Newfoundland and Labrador, on the E coast of the Avalon Peninsula. Pop: 122 709 (2001)
2. (Placename) the capital of Antigua and Barbuda: a port on the NW coast of the island of Antigua. Pop: 24 226 (2000 est)
Abbreviation: St John's
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Noun1.Saint John's - a port and provincial capital of NewfoundlandSaint John's - a port and provincial capital of Newfoundland
Newfoundland and Labrador - a Canadian province on the island of Newfoundland and on the mainland along the coast of the Labrador Sea; became Canada's 10th province in 1949
2.Saint John's - the capital and largest city of Antigua and Barbuda; located on the island of Antigua
Antigua and Barbuda - a country in the northern Leeward Islands
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Just pausing to observe which appeared the most crowded streets, and consequently the most to be avoided, he crossed into Saint John's Road, and was soon deep in the obscurity of the intricate and dirty ways, which, lying between Gray's Inn Lane and Smithfield, render that part of the town one of the lowest and worst that improvement has left in the midst of London.
"It is a pleasure working with Saint John's Development Partners to get Project Family off the ground, and we can't wait to see the end result."
Saint John's Snod's Edge secured an emphatic 8-0 victory over bottom club Colburn Corinthians.
sTOCKTON Churches Portrack continued their quest for a league and cup double when they booked their place in the semi-finals of the North east Christian Fellowship league's league Cup with a onesided victory over saint John's snod edge at the weekend.
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SHREWSBURY -- Saint John's High School has been granted Initial Institutional Accreditation from the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.
AT&T will deliver high bandwidth connectivity to NLR's national network infrastructure for leading health sciences institutions, starting with Saint John's Health Center in Santa Monica, California.
Port Saint John's has seen six shark attacks within five years.
This book, filled with hundreds of engravings, maps, illustrations, and photographs by Cilia (Maltese Award of Recognition winner in photography), focuses primarily on the Order of Saint John's influence on the Islands' religious and cultural heritage and will appeal to those studying European history.
For a Catholic handwritten Bible, take a look at Saint John's Bible (saintjohnsbible.org).

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