Lincoln

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noun Lin·coln \ˈliŋ-kən\

Definition of Lincoln

  1. :  any of an English breed of long-wooled mutton-type sheep

Origin and Etymology of lincoln

Lincolnshire, England


Lincoln

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biographical name Lin·coln \ˈliŋ-kən\

Definition of Lincoln

  1. Abraham 1809–1865 16th president of the U.S. (1861–65)

Lincolnesque

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Lincolnian

play \liŋ-ˈkō-nē-ən\ adjective

Lincoln

biographical name Lin·coln

Definition of Lincoln

  1. Benjamin 1733–1810 American general in Revolution


Lincoln

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geographical name Lin·coln \ˈliŋ-kən\

Definition of Lincoln

  1. 1 city in southeastern Nebraska population 258,379 Lincoln is the capital of Nebraska.

  2. 2 city in eastern England population 100,000 Lincoln is the capital of Lincolnshire.


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