Garfield

biographical name Gar·field \ ˈgär-ˌfēld \

Definition of Garfield

James Abram 1831–1881 20th president of the U.S. (1881)

Garfield

geographical name Gar·field \ ˈgär-ˌfēld \

Definition of Garfield

city in northeastern New Jersey north of Newark population 30,487

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