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English noun: Houston

1. Houston (location) the largest city in Texas; located in southeastern Texas near the Gulf of Mexico; site of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration


Instance hypernymcity, metropolis, port, urban center


Part meronymLone-Star State, Texas, TX

2. Houston (person) United States politician and military leader who fought to gain independence for Texas from Mexico and to make it a part of the United States (1793-1863)


SynonymsSam Houston, Samuel Houston


Instance hypernymfull general, general, pol, political leader, politician, politico









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