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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name used as the title of one of the earliest negro-minstrel songs, and taken as typical of the negro race in certain applications.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a crowbar fitted with a claw for pulling nails
  • n. barrier preventing blacks from participating in various activities with whites


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