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Fremantle

[free-man-tl] /ˈfriˌmæn tl/
noun
1.
a seaport in SW Australia, near Perth.
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  • Arrived at Fremantle the entire city was found awaiting the Prince, crowding the pier and lined up along the streets.

  • By this time Fremantle was attacking her with the "Neptune," supported by the "Colossus."

    Famous Sea Fights John Richard Hale
  • This fellow was recognised by the detectives at Fremantle and was pronounced to be an old hand.

  • Every time that a vessel arrived, poor Simson would hurry to Fremantle.

    The Bushman Edward Wilson Landor
  • Alf got away a week or so later, and we all took a holiday and went down to Fremantle to see him off.

    Over the Sliprails Henry Lawson
  • I have had the offer of a passage out to Western Australia, to Fremantle.

    The Second String Nat Gould
  • If he only ventured to Fremantle with it and offered it for open sale he would get much more; this, however, he dare not do.

    The Second String Nat Gould
  • It would be splendid, but Fremantle is a long way from Sydney, I believe.

    The Second String Nat Gould
  • If I take these pearls into Fremantle, and put them on the open market, they'll sell well, especially as they are scarce.

    The Second String Nat Gould
  • You don't mean to say you have taken horses from Fremantle to Singapore on a schooner?

    The Second String Nat Gould
British Dictionary definitions for Fremantle

Fremantle

/ˈfriːˌmæntəl/
noun
1.
a port in SW Western Australia, on the Indian Ocean. Pop: 25 197 (2001)
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