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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of northeast Ohio on Lake Erie. A port of entry and industrial center, the city was laid out in 1796 by Moses Cleveland (1754-1806). Population: 444,000.
  • A city of southeast Tennessee east-northeast of Chattanooga. It is a trade center with varied industries. Population: 38,600.
  • MountCleveland A peak, 3,192.1 m (10,466 ft) high, of northwest Montana. It is the highest point in the Lewis Range of the Rocky Mountains.
  • Cleveland, (Stephen) Grover 1837-1908. The 22nd and 24th President of the United States (1885-1889 and 1893-1897). He was known as an honest, independent President opposed to corruption and the spoils system.

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  • proper n. A city in the U.S. state of Ohio.
  • proper n. A former county in northeast England bordering Yorkshire and County Durham.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the largest city in Ohio; located in northeastern Ohio on Lake Erie; a major Great Lakes port
  • n. 22nd and 24th President of the United States (1837-1908)

Etymologies

From place names in England based on cleove, variant of cliff. (Wiktionary)

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