Boston

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noun Bos·ton \ˈbȯs-tən\

Definition of Boston

  1. 1 :  a variation of whist played with two decks of cards

  2. 2 [Boston, Mass.] :  a dance somewhat like a waltz

Origin and Etymology of boston

French, from Boston, Massachusetts


First Known Use: 1800


Boston

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geographical name Bos·ton \ˈbȯs-tən\

Definition of Boston

  1. 1 city, port on Massachusetts Bay, and capital of Massachusetts population 617,594

  2. 2 port in Parts of Holland, Lincolnshire, eastern England population 52,600

Bostonian

play \bȯ-ˈstō-nē-ən, -nyən\ adj or noun


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