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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

n
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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