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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Slang for a cemetery.

Usage examples (35)
  • Digs have been going on around the so-called boneyard field for the last 15 years.
  • At the Historic Aerials website, you can find images of the aircraft "boneyard" at Davis-Monthan AFB in 1958.
  • A dusty "boneyard" contains thousands of rusting armored vehicles that the Soviet military left behind when it withdrew.
  • AMARG's "boneyard" near Davis-Monthan AFB, Tucson, AZ. for more
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