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Jarrow

[jar-oh] /ˈdʒær oʊ/
noun
1.
a seaport in Tyne and Wear, in NE England, near the mouth of the Tyne River.
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  • But he and Captain Jarrow must get along if they've been together for several years.

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  • It is not known with any certainty where Bede was born, but it was probably at Jarrow, in the year 673.

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  • "But I'm master, and that's my schooner, and I'm to say what's to be done," said Jarrow.

    Isle o' Dreams Frederick F. Moore
  • "Jarrow'll take me in the Nuestra," continued Dinshaw, now as if talking to himself.

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  • But both he and Jarrow met with heavy punishment for their misdeeds.

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  • "You lay a course for the bar while I brace the gent at the office," said Jarrow.

    Isle o' Dreams Frederick F. Moore
  • During the night they heard Peth halloing to the schooner, calling for Jarrow, but they gave no answer.

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  • You ask anybody in Manila about Captain Jarrow, the wrecker.

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  • Jarrow's head snapped up suddenly and his eyes opened in a wide stare at Locke.

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British Dictionary definitions for Jarrow

Jarrow

/ˈdʒærəʊ/
noun
1.
a port in NE England, in South Tyneside unitary authority, Tyne and Wear: ruined monastery where the Venerable Bede lived and died; its unemployed marched on London in the 1930s; shipyards, oil installations, iron and steel works. Pop: 27 526 (2001)
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