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  • n  a Stuart king of Scotland who married a daughter of Henry VII; when England and France went to war in 1513 he invaded England and died in defeat at Flodden (1473-1513)
  • n  the last Stuart to be king of England and Ireland and Scotland; overthrown in 1688 (1633-1701)
  • n  the first Stuart to be king of England and Ireland from 1603 to 1625 and king of Scotland from 1567 to 1625; he was the son of Mary Queen of Scots and he succeeded Elizabeth I; he alienated the British Parliament by claiming the divine right of kings (1566-1625)
  • n  United States outlaw who fought as a Confederate soldier and later led a band of outlaws that robbed trains and banks in the West until he was murdered by a member of his own gang (1847-1882)
  • n  United States pragmatic philosopher and psychologist (1842-1910)
  • n  writer who was born in the United States but lived in England (1843-1916)
  • n  (New Testament) disciple of Jesus; brother of John; author of the Epistle of James in the New Testament
  • n  a river in Virginia that flows east into Chesapeake Bay at Hampton Roads
  • n  a river that rises in North Dakota and flows southward across South Dakota to the Missouri
  • n  a New Testament book attributed to Saint James the Apostle
  • v  press tightly together or cram
  • v  push down forcibly
  • v  crush or bruise
  • v  interfere with or prevent the reception of signals
  • v  get stuck and immobilized
  • v  crowd or pack to capacity
  • v  block passage through
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