Etymology
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choo-choo (n.)
Child's name for "steam-engine locomotive," 1895, echoic (choo-choo cars is attested from 1891).
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Bolivia 
South American republic, founded 1825, named for Simon Bolivar (1783-1830), statesman and soldier.
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SNCF 
French national railway, 1949, initialism (acronym) for Société Nationale des Chemins de Fer.
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patronise (v.)
chiefly British English spelling of patronize (q.v.); for suffix, see -ize. Related: Patronised; patronising.
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belabour (v.)
chiefly British English spelling of belabor (q.v.); for spelling, see -or. Related: Belaboured; belabouring.
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mesmerise (v.)
chiefly British English spelling of mesmerize (v.); for suffix, see -ize. Related: Mesmerised; mesmerising.
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epitomise (v.)
chiefly British English spelling of epitomize. For spelling, see -ize. Related: Epitomised; epitomises; epitomising.
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hobbyist (n.)
"one devoted to some pursuit for the delight of it," 1830, from hobby + -ist. Hobbyism is recorded from 1846.
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incinerator (n.)
"device for waste disposal by burning," 1872, from incinerate + Latinate agent noun suffix -or.
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Queens 
New York City borough, named for Catherine of Braganza, queen of English King Charles II.
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