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ANCHOR. A measure containing ten gallons. Lex, Mereatoria.

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While at anchor at this place, much ceremonious visiting and long conferences took place between the potentate of the islands and the partners of the company.
The sight of the mouth of the Ugambi filled Rokoff with renewed hope, for there, upon the yellow waters of the bay, floated the Kincaid at anchor.
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