mayflower mayflower  /ˈmeɪf ˌlaʊ ər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the ship in which the Pilgrim Fathers sailed from England to Massachusetts in 1620
  2. (n) low-growing evergreen shrub of eastern North America with leathery leaves and clusters of fragrant pink or white flowers

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News

  1. Mayflower Landowners Get Tentative Trial Date vs Exxon

    A federal judge Monday set a proposed trial date for landowners suing Exxon Mobil as a result of the March oil spill in Mayflower.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: NBC 10 - FOX 14 Monroe

  2. ExxonMobil Pipeline Co. gives update on Pegasus spill

    MAYFLOWER, Ark., June 10 (UPI) -- Chemicals sampled from the neighborhood soiled by a March oil spill in Arkansas are within safe health limits, ExxonMobil Pipeline Co. said.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: UPI

  3. ExxonMobil Asks Judge to Toss Suit Filed by Mayflower Residents

    MAYFLOWER, AR -- ExxonMobil is fighting back against a group of homeowners that filed a lawsuit in the wake of the Mayflower oil spill on March 29th.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: CW Arkansas

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Quotes

  1. "We believe everyone has something to contribute and deserves the opportunity to reach their God-given potential from the boy whose descendants arrived on the Mayflower to the Latina daughter of migrant workers," McCain said in his acceptance...
    on Sep 5, 2008 By: John McCain Source: MiamiHerald.com

  2. "They are THE PILGRIMS," Philbrick wrote. "They have an easily identifiable monument: Plymouth Rock (even if it is one of the biggest letdowns in American tourism). They have a ship: the Mayflower."
    on Mar 23, 2007 By: Nathaniel Philbrick Source: USA Today

  3. "Among its greatest legislative achievements was the enactment of the:GI Bill of Rights. The initial draft of the GI Bill was written by Legionnaires at the Mayflower Hotel here in Washington, DC. Many consider the GI Bill as one of the greatest...
    on Sep 11, 2009 By: Olympia Snowe Source: Reuters

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