Definition of Dayton
1. Noun. A city in southwest Ohio; manufacturing center.
Definition of Dayton
1. Proper noun. A city in Ohio, United States ¹
2. Proper noun. An English surname, variant of Deighton ¹
3. Proper noun. Jonathan Dayton (1760-1824), an early American politician ¹
¹ Source: wiktionary.com
Lexicographical Neighbors of Dayton
Literary usage of Dayton
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Annual Report by Ohio State Board of Agriculture (1908)
"Dayton John Kavanaugh, Dayton Joe Waltz, Dayton IW Bard, Dayton IW Bard, ... Westbrock, Dayton TR Baldridge, Dayton Byrne and Palmer, Dayton Byrne and ..."
2. Bulletin by Tennessee Division of Geology, Geological Survey, Division of Geology, Tennessee (1913)
"Dayton.—-In the vicinity of Dayton the iron ore is a little thicker than near ... Section of "Rockwood" ore 1 mile southwest of Dayton near Abel Branch. ..."
3. The German Element in the United States by Albert Bernhardt Faust (1909)
"Immediately after the treaty of General Wayne, in 1795, German settlers came to Dayton, among them Georg Neukomm.1 Germantown was laid out in 1814, ..."
4. The Aerospace Year Book (1919)
"The Dayton Wright Plant, No. 3, Dayton, Ohio Dayton WRIGHT AIRPLANE ... 3—Dayton, Ohio. I HE Dayton Wright Airplane Company was incorporated on April 9, ..."
5. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1909)
"21, retained by said Dayton as aforesaid, the same Is confirmed and allowed to him, as and for his attorney's lien upon said original debt, of which said ..."
6. Summarized Proceedings ... and a Directory of Members by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1849)
"collata, new species, blue limestone, Dayton. „ prismatica, new species, gravel, Dayton. ... venusta, new species, gravel, Dayton and Presq' Isle Bay. ..."
7. The American Bar by James Clark Fifield (1918)
"Dayton Bar Ass'n; general practice, also specializes in Fraternal Societies and Ins. ... Lawyers Club of Dayton; Montgomery Co., and American Bar Ass'ns ..."