Stanton

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Stan·​ton | \ ˈstan-tᵊn \

Definition of Stanton

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Edwin McMasters 1814–1869 American lawyer and Secretary of War (1862–68)

Stanton

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Definition of Stanton (Entry 2 of 3)

Elizabeth 1815–1902 née Cady American suffragist

Stanton

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Stan·​ton | \ ˈstan-tᵊn \

Definition of Stanton (Entry 3 of 3)

city southeast of Los Angeles in southwestern California population 38,186

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