Dawson

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biographical name Daw·son \ˈdȯ-sən\

Definition of Dawson

  1. Sir John William 1820–1899 Canadian geologist


Dawson

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geographical name Daw·son \ˈdȯ-sən\

Definition of Dawson

  1. town in Yukon, northern Canada population 1327 Dawson had its beginnings in 1896 during the Klondike gold rush and served as capital of Yukon Territory from 1898 to 1953.


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