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Bathurst

[bath-erst] /ˈbæθ ərst/
noun
1.
former name of Banjul.
2.
a town in E New South Wales, in SE Australia.
3.
a port on the Gulf of St. Lawrence in NE New Brunswick, in SE Canada: summer resort.
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  • As to Mr. Bathurst, I can say nothing, for we never see him now.

    Rujub, the Juggler G. A. Henty
  • One of these cases resulted in the famous Bathurst Inlet patrol.

    Policing the Plains R.G. MacBeth
  • Mr. Bathurst then crossed the market place and called on the officer, who was at the time indisposed with a swollen neck.

    Historic Oddities Sabine Baring-Gould
  • Mr. Bathurst, why did you ask me if I suspected who stole my diamonds?

    The Diamond Coterie Lawrence L. Lynch
  • Because, my dear, I don't think Bathurst will go home with you.

    Rujub, the Juggler G. A. Henty
  • May I ask if Mr. Bathurst is really now in W——, and when he arrived?

    The Diamond Coterie Lawrence L. Lynch
  • "Now, I see I had better prove my statements," goes on Mr. Bathurst, looking from one to another with a smile of easy superiority.

    The Diamond Coterie Lawrence L. Lynch
  • "I know better than to kick against Bathurst," he said doggedly.

    The Diamond Coterie Lawrence L. Lynch
  • "Your friend Bathurst particularly distinguished himself," the officer who commanded the volunteers said.

    Rujub, the Juggler G. A. Henty
  • But Mr. Bathurst took no notice of this, and hurried on with his story.

    The Diamond Coterie Lawrence L. Lynch
British Dictionary definitions for Bathurst

Bathurst

/ˈbæθəst/
noun
1.
a town in SE Australia, in E New South Wales: scene of a gold rush in 1851. Pop: 27 036 (2001)
2.
a port in E Canada, in NE New Brunswick: rich mineral resources. Pop: 16 427 (2001)
3.
the former name (until 1973) of Banjul
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