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

  • A city of northeast Texas, an industrial and residential suburb of Fort Worth. Population: 38,200.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A surname.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A wood or grove; -- a word used in the composition of many names, as in Hazlehurst.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A wood or grove: now used chiefly in local names, as Hurst, Hazlehurst, Lyndhurst, etc. See the etymology.
  • n. The husk or frame of a run of millstones.
  • n. The ring of the helve of a trip-hammer, which supports the trunnions.
  • n. A sand-bank near a river; also, a shallow in a river.


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