"mural" = moderately large, landscape-oriented painting (UNCLASSIFIED)

Mullins, Bill AMRDEC Bill.Mullins at US.ARMY.MIL
Fri Jul 1 23:21:50 UTC 2011

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> (I have another quarrel with McQuaid -- she refers to an American
> fighting the British on the ever-memorable April 19 as a "colonist"
> (which is not entirely incorrect), not as a "colonial" (which is much
> more customary).)
> Joel

If the person in question is the child or grandchild of someone who
emigrated to America, is he still a colonist?  At what point does he
become a native?
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