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

  • A city of southwest Ohio north-northeast of Cincinnati. Now a manufacturing center, it was the home of Orville and Wilbur Wright. Population: 157,000.

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  • proper n. A city in Ohio, United States
  • proper n. An English surname, variant of Deighton
  • proper n. Jonathan Dayton (1760-1824), an early American politician

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

  • n. a city in southwest Ohio; manufacturing center


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  • DAYTON - The city has hired a management consulting firm to do a search for an aviation director to succeed Iftikhar Ahmad, who oversaw new construction to modernize Dayton - News

  • DAYTON - A 35-year-old man was taken to Miami Valley Hospital after he loss control of his car and hit an embankment wall on Interstate 75, according to Dayton Police Sgt. Charles - News

  • DAYTON - In a new tactic to recover lost revenue, a special prosecutor for the cash-strapped city of Dayton has filed six lawsuits seeking at least $240,000 from area businesses, claiming they withheld city tax from employee checks but didn't hand the money over for as many as five years, in some cases. - News

  • DAYTON - The median price for single-family homes in the Dayton area climbed 21 percent in the fourth quarter compared to the same period in 2008, a new report says. - News

  • DAYTON - Police and paramedics were called to the 3100 block of Tubman Avenue early Friday morning, May 28, after receiving a call about a stabbing incident, according to both Dayton - News

  • DAYTON - The oldest brother of the Iraq war veteran who committed suicide at the Dayton VA Medical Center Friday said he is satisfied with the care Jesse Huff received hours before his death. - News

  • DAYTON - The median price for single-family homes in the four-county Dayton area rose 21 percent in the fourth quarter compared to the last three months of 2008, a new report says. - News

  • DAYTON - The cities of Kettering and Dayton held a town hall meeting Thursday, July 15, to present the highlights of a five-year consolidated plan for housing and community development. - News

  • DAYTON - More than one-fifth of mortgaged single-family homes in the Dayton area are worth less than what is owed on them. - News

  • DAYTON - Cash-flow problems prompted UltraCell Corp. 's decision to shut down its Dayton fuel cell manufacturing plant last week, the company's chief executive officer said Wednesday, - Local News


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