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Boon Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • a desirable state; "enjoy the blessings of peace"; "a spanking breeze is a boon to sailors"
  • very close and convivial; "boon companions"

Definitions from Wiktionary

  • a desirable state; "enjoy the blessings of peace"; "a spanking breeze is a boon to sailors"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Boon'

  • Boon: Boon may refer to: Boon, Ontario, Canada Boon Township, Warrick County, Indiana, United States Boon Island, Maine, United States Boon Township, Michigan
  • Boon Lay: Jurong. For the subzone that is enclaved within Jurong West, see Boon Lay Place. Boon Lay is a planning area of Singapore. Bounded by International Road
  • Shipyard, Boon Lay: Shipyard is a subzone of Boon Lay. It is bounded by Pioneer Road, Tanjong Kling Road, Shipyard Road, Selat Samulun and Benoi Basin.
  • Boon Teck Single Member Constituency: Boon Teck Single Member Constituency was an constituency in Singapore. It existed from 1972 to 1988, and was merged with Toa Payoh GRC. Phey Yew Kok (1972–1980)
  • Chong Boon Single Member Constituency: Chong Boon Single Member Constituency (Simplified Chinese: 崇文单选区;Traditional Chinese: 崇文單選區) is a defunct single member constituency in Ang Mo Kio, Singapore
  • Loh Boon Siew: Tan Sri Dato' Loh Boon Siew (Chinese: 駱文秀; pinyin: Luò Wénxiù; 1915 – 1995) also known as “Mr Honda”, was a Penangite tycoon and the first sole distributor
  • Boon Keng: which are the Boon Keng Road, the Upper Boon Keng Road and the Lorong 1 Geylang. Both the roads and the estate were named after Lim Boon Keng, a Chinese
  • Boon language: Boon or Af-Boon is a nearly extinct Cushitic language spoken by 59 people (as of 2000) in Jilib District, Middle Jubba Region, Somalia. In recent decades

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* Since I do not foresee that atomic energy is to be a great boon for a long time, I have to say that for the present it is a menace. Perhaps it is well that it should be. It may intimidate the human race into bringing order into its international affairs, which, without the pressure of fear, it would not do. - Albert Einstein

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