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St. Malo

[san ma-loh] /sɛ̃ maˈloʊ/
noun
1.
a fortified seaport in NW France, on the Gulf of St. Malo: resort; surrendered by German forces August 1944.
2.
Gulf of, an arm of the English Channel in NW France. 60 miles (97 km) wide.
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  • When St. Malo settled down near Saintes, the neighbours made him a present of an ass, which was one day killed by a wolf.

    Human Animals Frank Hamel
  • Cartier sailed from St. Malo to Newfoundland in twenty days.

    The Nation in a Nutshell George Makepeace Towle
  • Two thousand; mostly conscripts and devil's beauties from Granville and St. Malo gaols.

  • After the first terrible day and night at St. Malo, there was no more crying.

    Robert Orange John Oliver Hobbes
  • I had a mind to design an authentic picture of the rejoicings at London upon our glorious success at St. Malo.

    The Virginians William Makepeace Thackeray
  • St. Malo said to the wild beast, "Since you have killed my ass you must serve me instead."

    Human Animals Frank Hamel
  • On the 19th of May, 1535, the flotilla set out from St. Malo.

  • It looked like St. Malo strayed up here and lost in the snow.

  • Americans should have a special interest in, and a fondness for, St. Malo, the city of the corsairs.

    Rambles in Brittany Francis Miltoun
  • Henceforth his great voyages were to Granville and St. Malo.

    Toilers of the Sea Victor Hugo

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