St. Vincent


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Noun1.St. Vincent - an island in the center of the Windward IslandsSt. Vincent - an island in the center of the Windward Islands; the largest of the islands comprising Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, St. Vincent and the Grenadines - an island country in the central Windward Islands; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1979
Kingstown - the capital of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines; on Saint Vincent
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Admiral Keith told him: "We can't spare you either as Captain or Admiral." Earl St. Vincent put into his hands, untrammelled by orders, a division of his fleet, and Sir Hyde Parker gave him two more ships at Copenhagen than he had asked for.
At a distance of about twelve miles, Cape St. Vincent was dimly to be seen, forming the south-western point of the Spanish peninsula.
There was a judge's daughter at Demerara went almost mad about him; then there was that beautiful quadroon girl, Miss Pye, at St. Vincent's, you know; and since he's been home, they say he's a regular Don Giovanni, by Jove."
With the yew bow and cloth-yard shaft at Cressy and Agincourt--with the brown bill and pike under the brave Lord Willoughby--with culverin and demi-culverin against Spaniards and Dutchmen--with hand-grenade and sabre, and musket and bayonet, under Rodney and St. Vincent, Wolfe and Moore, Nelson and Wellington, they have carried their lives in their hands, getting hard knocks and hard work in plenty--which was on the whole what they looked for, and the best thing for them--and little praise or pudding, which indeed they, and most of us, are better without.
With respect to the absence of whole orders on oceanic islands, Bory St. Vincent long ago remarked that Batrachians (frogs, toads, newts) have never been found on any of the many islands with which the great oceans are studded.
It recalled to my mind the remark made by Bory St. Vincent, [3] namely, that none of this family are found on any of the volcanic islands in the great oceans.
Thence to Buenos Aires and loading maize for the United Kingdom or the Continent, stopping at St. Vincent, to receive orders to proceed to Dublin.
The former chairman of the Constitution Reform Commission (CRC) says St. Vincent and the Grenadines 'practically abolished emancipation' when voters on the Caribbean island rejected changes to the Constitution more than a decade ago.
President Tsai Ing-wen addressed the parliament of St. Vincent on July 16, pledging further cooperation on sustainable development with the Caribbean ally.
At noon on July 16 local time (early morning of July 17 Taipei time), President Tsai Ing-wen continued her Journey of Democracy, Freedom, and Sustainability by hosting a luncheon for alumni of Taiwan universities and Taiwan Scholarship recipients from St. Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG).
CHI St. Vincent has scheduled June 14 for the grand opening for its Arkansas Neuroscience Institute in Sherwood, marking the end of a $30 million construction and renovation project.
M2 EQUITYBITES-October 25, 2017-Covalent Health's Century Ambulance Buys St. Vincent Ambulance Services