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

  • A city of northeast Massachusetts, a suburb of Boston. Settled in 1630, it is the seat of Tufts University (chartered 1852).
  • A city of southwest Oregon south of the Rogue River. It grew as a shipping point in a fruit and lumber area.

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  • noun a town in southwestern Oregon; a summer resort
  • noun town in northeastern Massachusetts; residential suburb of Boston


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