I. biographical name (Stephen) Grover 1837-1908 22d & 24th president of the United States (1885-89; 1893-97) II. geographical name 1. city & port NE Ohio on Lake Erie population 478,403 2. city SE Tennessee ENE of Chattanooga population 37,192 • Clevelander noun

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