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Benicia

[buh-nee-shuh] /bəˈni ʃə/
noun
1.
a town in W California.
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  • He had arrived that afternoon, and had spent the last hour with Benicia Figuera, who had shown herself gracious to him.

    Long Odds Harold Bindloss
  • In short, did we know of any sailors who would bring the yacht into Benicia?

  • The ferry across Carquinez Straits at Benicia, was thronged to the danger of sinking.

    Port O' Gold Louis John Stellman
  • One of the most promising of the new towns is called Benicia.

  • In the first flush of her surprise Benicia caught herself feeling a great thankfulness that Grant Hickman was in the house.

    Dust of the Desert Robert Welles Ritchie
  • Benicia appeared that instant; behind her was Cepcion with a silver tray.

    Dust of the Desert Robert Welles Ritchie
  • The door opened and Don Padraics white clad figure appeared, behind it Benicia.

    Dust of the Desert Robert Welles Ritchie
  • Benicia shuddered and drew away from him as though he were a man unclean.

    Dust of the Desert Robert Welles Ritchie
  • This institution had its beginning as a seminary in Benicia, but was moved to its present situation in 1871.

    History of California Helen Elliott Bandini
  • Benicia signalled to Quelele and he advanced with the ropes.

    Dust of the Desert Robert Welles Ritchie

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