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

  • A municipal borough of central England north of Nottingham. It is an industrial center in a coal-mining region. Population: 69,900.
  • A city of north-central Ohio west-southwest of Akron. It is a manufacturing center. Population: 50,200.
  • Mansfield, Katherine 1888-1923. New Zealand-born British writer known for her short stories. Her collections include Bliss (1920) and The Dove's Nest (1923).
  • MountMansfield The highest peak, 1,339.9 m (4,393 ft), of the Green Mountains in north-central Vermont. It is a winter sports area.

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  • proper n. A town in Nottinghamshire, England
  • proper n. A surname.

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  • n. a town in north central Ohio
  • n. New Zealand writer of short stories (1888-1923)


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  • About five or six miles from Mansfield is the mill where the incident took place on which Dodsley founded his pleasing drama of _The Miller of Mansfield_.

    The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction Volume 14, No. 401, November 28, 1829

  • MANSFIELD - Residents can rest easy knowing their town is as prepared as possible for extreme weather after Mansfield became the 10th community in the state designated StormReady by the National Weather Service.

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  • MANSFIELD - A Mansfield woman was taken to a local hospital Wednesday night after her vehicle rolled over and struck a road sign on Interstate 495 South.

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  • MANSFIELD - When new Town Manager Bill Ross arrived in town last month, he wasted little time getting to know the inner-workings of Mansfield.

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  • MANSFIELD - Four hundred to 600 re-enactors are expected today through Sunday in Mansfield and north of Pleasant Hill in observance of the 145th anniversary of the Red River Campaign.


  • MANSFIELD - The Mansfield firefighters 'union kicked off its annual fundraising drive with a twist - the drive will take place by mail, rather than over-the-phone.

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  • MANSFIELD - A 17-year-old Mansfield boy was taken to a Rhode Island trauma center with serious injuries after a three-vehicle accident Thursday afternoon.

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  • MANSFIELD - Federal and state officials are gathering in Mansfield to mark the start of the final phase of a massive hazardous waste cleanup in the town.

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  • MANSFIELD - Citizens 'complaints about suspected drug activity in areas around Mansfield led to the arrests of eight people in recent days by the DeSoto sheriff's Directed Patrol Unit.


  • MANSFIELD - A DeSoto Parish man who's been labeled a fugitive for almost two years was finally apprehended Wednesday after an assortment of law enforcement officers surrounded his home near Mansfield.



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