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Definition of the noun houghton

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noun

  1. United States publisher who founded a printing shop that became an important book publisher (1823-1895)

Places

  1. Houghton is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan's Upper Peninsula and largest city in the Copper Country on the Keweenaw Peninsula. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 7,708. It is the county seat of Houghton County. It has been listed as one of the "100 Best Small Towns in America.
  2. Houghton is a city in Lee County, Iowa, United States. The population was 146 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Fort Madison–Keokuk, IA-MO Micropolitan Statistical Area.
  3. Houghton is one of the lakeside neighborhoods of the city of Kirkland, Washington. Consisting mostly of upscale, single-family homes, Houghton overlooks Lake Washington and is one of the wealthier districts of the Eastside suburbs of Seattle. The village was named for Willard Houghton, a local lumberman. The town of Houghton was annexed by Kirkland in 1968.
  4. Houghton is a village in the English county of Cambridgeshire. Prior to 1974, it was part of the former county of Huntingdonshire. The village is in the civil parish of Houghton and Wyton and is situated between Huntingdon and St Ives on the A1123 road, and not far south of RAF Wyton. It lies on the north bank of the River Great Ouse, where Houghton Mill is located.
  5. Houghton is a commuter village to the north of Carlisle within the City of Carlisle district of Cumbria, England. It has a sub post office/grocers shop; equestrian shop; hairdressers; a village hall, a school for Key Stage 1 & 2 pupils and a St. John's church. It is the largest settlement in the civil parish of Stanwix Rural. Hadrian's Wall runs past the village to the south along past Whiteclosegate.
  6. Houghton a.k.a. Houghton, South Dakota: Houghton is an unincorporated community in Brown County, South Dakota, United States. Although not tracked by the Census Bureau, Houghton has been assigned the ZIP code of 57449.

There are other places with in their name, like Houghton Bank, Houghton Hall, Houghton Lake, Great Houghton, Houghton House, Houghton Regis, Houghton Estate, Little Houghton, Hanging Houghton, Houghton College, Houghton Library, Houghton-le-Side, Houghton Conquest, Houghton Township, Houghton-le-Spring, Houghton on the Hill, Winterborne Houghton.

Phrases with Houghton

  1. Houghton's Sedge
  2. Houghton's Flatsedge
  3. Houghton's Goldenrod
  4. henry oscar houghton

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Google previewPreclinical and Clinical Modulation of Anticancer Drugs (1993)

by Kenneth D. Tew, Peter J. Houghton, Janet A. Houghton

Houghton is a member of the American Association for Advancement of Science, American Association for Cancer Research, Federation of American...

Houghton is the author of nearly 100 papers and has been contributor to six books.

Google previewCyclopedia of Hardy Fruits (2008)

by U. Hedrick

Grossularia, After Downing, Houghton is the most widely and commonly planted gooseberry in America. However, the variety has several faults and does not deserve its popularity. Faults are: the fruits are very small and ...

Google previewThe Nuts and Bolts of Implantable Device Therapy (2014)

Pacemakers by Tom Kenny

Houghton is a stable patient with a DDDR pacemaker that is 3 years old. What is the maximum number of pacemaker follow-ups a year that would be reimbursed ...

Google previewLandscape of the Body (1978)

by John Guare

Then a year later James Houghton called. James Houghton is the estimable founder ...

Google previewThe Constitutionalism of American States (2008)

by George E. Connor, Christopher W. Hammons

The idea behind the model is to bring together in a document some of the best thinking and observations about David Houghton is an associate professor of political science at Western Michigan University. . Lutz, Origins of American ...

Google previewApplied Micropalaeontology (1993)

by D. Graham Jenkins

The first chapter by Simon Houghton is a study of Recent coccolith sedimentation patterns and transport in the North Sea: these data could be used in evaluating ...

Google previewMichigan Encyclopedia (1999)

by Jennifer Herman

Houghton shares its multinational origins, copper-mining heritage and guardianship of the Keweenaw Waterway with its sister city Hancock. The Portage Lake Vertical Lift Bridge links the two cities. HOUGHTON, Township; Keweenaw County; ...

Google previewThe American Heritage Medical Dictionary (2008)

by Houghton Mifflin Company, American Heritage

Houghton Mifflin Company, American Heritage. Illustrations cranium - cervical vertebrae mandible clavicle shoulder joint SS- metacarpals ' £) £ metatarsals £2- phalanges skeletal muscles 592 superficial flexor of fingers tibial — peroneal.

Google previewWebster's II New College Dictionary (1999)

by Houghton Mifflin Company, Webster

Houghton Mifflin Company, Webster. Abbreviations. Used. in. this. Dictionary. Abbreviations Used in this Dictionary Pronunciation Guide Sound-Spelling Correspondences This. Language. Abbreviations. in. Etymologies. Abbreviation Full ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Volcanoes (2015)

by Haraldur Sigurdsson, Bruce Houghton, Steve McNutt, Hazel Rymer, John Stix

Haraldur Sigurdsson, Bruce Houghton, Steve McNutt, Hazel Rymer, John Stix. So ,09 ELLW/7c, 70LLO-IV/LNW/ Sooy o - v pogoueMoo Puepony. S. oOo. w EIV/To NWOI-s-V/ so & o - - leguenosuod lo so...

Google previewThe American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms, Second Edition (2013)

by Christine Ammer

The AMERICAN HERITAGE® P Q5 Idioms CHRISTINE AMMER Amuon 91 w m Q Q 2 U EDITION Houghton Mifflin Harcourt BOSTON NEWYORK Other Books by Christine Ammer The Facts on File Dictionary. Front Matter Title.

Google previewDictionary Catalogue of the Illinois State Library (1912)

(public Documents Excepted) by Illinois State Library

Houghton. 1907. —Bird and bough. 12°. Houghton. 1906. — Birds and poets, with other papers. Contents: Birds and poets. — Touches of nature. — A bird medley. — April. — Spring poems ...

Google previewDictionary Catalogue ... (1912)

by Illinois State Library

Houghton. 1906. —Birds and poets, with other papers. Contents: Birds and poets. —Touches of nature. —A bird medley.—April.—Spring poems.--Our rural Divinity. —Before genius.—Before beauty.Emerson.-—Flight of the eagle. 12°.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Emotion (2010)

by Gretchen M. Reevy

Boston: Houghton Mifflin.

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