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Dearborn Explained

dearborn at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['dıə'bɔ:n]

dearborn at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

"light four-wheeled wagon," 1841, Amer.Eng., from the inventor's name. ///

Dearborn at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

City (pop., 1996 est.: 91,000), SE Michigan. Settled in 1795, it originated as a stagecoach stop between Detroit and Chicago. It was the birthplace of H. Ford and the headquarters of the Ford Motor Co. Industrial development began with the building of the Ford assembly plant in 1917 and continued with related automotive industries. It was incorporated as a city in 1925.

Dearborn at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Dearborn \Dear"born\, n.
A four-wheeled carriage, with curtained sides.

Dearborn at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
Inter: wikipedia » Dearborn, Michigan

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /ˈdɪə(ɹ)bɔː(ɹ)n/

Proper noun

Inter: en-proper nou » n
  • A city in Michigan, USA

    Noun

    Inter: en-nou » n

  • Inter: alternative form of » dearborn

    Anagrams

    * Red Baron

  • Category: Category:en:Cities -
    Category: Category:en:Michigan -
    Translation: ru » Dearborn

    dearborn at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » Dearborn

    English

    Alternative forms

    * Dearborn

    Etymology

    Named for the inventor.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /ˈdɪə(ɹ)bɔː(ɹ)n/

    Noun

    Inter: en-nou » n
  • A light four-wheeled wagon.[http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/dearborn]
    1. 1883, Robert Clemens Smedley, History of the Underground Railroad in Chester and the Neighboring Counties of Pennsylvania, page 290
    2. : It was somewhat hazardous to venture out with them at that time of day, but he loaded some in a dearborn so as to give them the appearance of going to a colored Quarterly Meeting, then in session near by.

      References

      Anagrams

      * Red Baron


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    Translation: vi » dearborn