from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of southern California east-southeast of Los Angeles. Founded by Quakers in 1887, it is chiefly a residential community. Population: 84,000.
- Whittier, John Greenleaf 1807-1892. American poet. His early works, such as Voices of Freedom (1846), reflect his opposition to slavery, but he is best known for his nostalgic poems about New England, including Snow-Bound (1866).
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- n. United States poet best known for his nostalgic poems about New England (1807-1892)
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