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Joliette

[French zhaw-lyet] /French ʒɔˈlyɛt/
noun
1.
a city in S Quebec, in E Canada.
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  • He returned to Canada in October, 1852, and was installed at Joliette.

    Montreal 1535-1914, Volume II (of 2) William Henry Atherton
  • That man who had saved me from the panther's clutches was Captain Joliette.

  • As Joliette read the last lines that so completely cleared him, he could not suppress an exclamation of joy.

  • "It was, perhaps, the cry of some wild beast," suggested Captain Joliette.

    The Son of Monte Christo Jules Lermina
  • As he uttered those words, Léon kissed the tips of his fingers to Louise and Joliette, and lightly ran from the salon.

    Edmond Dants Edmund Flagg
  • "They have been here and recently, too," said Captain Joliette.

    The Son of Monte Christo Jules Lermina
  • Captain Joliette, strong man as he was, could not control his emotion; he buried his face in his hands and groaned aloud.

    Edmond Dants Edmund Flagg
  • Who is that dark, splendid woman to whom young Joliette seems so devoted?

    Edmond Dants Edmund Flagg
  • We followed the count because we wished to aid him in rescuing Captain Joliette.

  • She arose and did as he requested; Joliette, seated at her side, put his arm about her waist.

    Edmond Dants Edmund Flagg

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