Prescott

biographical name Pres·cott \ ˈpre-skət also -ˌskät \

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Edward C(hristian) 1940–     American economist

Prescott

biographical name

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William Hickling 1796–1859 American historian

Prescott

geographical name Pres·cott \ ˈpres-kət , -ˌkät \

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city in central Arizona population 39,843

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