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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.

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
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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.
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.
Saint John's new $229-million public-private water treatment project could see construction begin in February and that could have west side residents tapping into higher quality water by November 2017.
Synopsis: In "Illuminating the Word: The Making of the Saint John's Bible ", author Christopher Calderhead provides a detailed history presenting the entire story of the creation of The Saint John s Bible.
SHREWSBURY -- Saint John's High School has been granted Initial Institutional Accreditation from the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.
Port Saint John's has seen six shark attacks within five years.
Saint John's busy shipping business meant that New Brunswickers could also readily take a ship to any point on the globe.
Robert Koopmann, an MTNA member and 1968 graduate of Saint John's University in Minnesota, has been named the 12th president of the school by the university's board of regents.
The Saint John's Bible follows in the tradition of the painstakingly crafted manuscripts of the Middle Ages.
Featuring rich color photography, The Art of Saint John's Bible: A Readers Guide to Pentateuch, Psalms, Gospels and Acts is a beautiful tour of illuminated Biblical text in the first three published volumes of "The Saint John's Bible": Pentateuch, Psalms, and Gospels and Acts.
Saint John's University, an all-male school in a coordinate relationship with its sister school, the College of Saint Benedict, has been involved in men's studies through its membership in the American Men's Studies Association (AMSA) and by offering a bachelor of arts minor in gender and women's studies.

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