from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • A city of northeast Kansas northwest of Kansas City on the Missouri River. Founded in 1855, it was an important outfitting point for westward travelers.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A billon coin, or rather a copper coin washed with silver, struck in Scotland in the reign of James VI., of the value of eight pennies Scots, or two thirds of an English penny.


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