Lincoln
I. noun Etymology: Lincolnshire, England Date: 1837 any of an English breed of long-wooled mutton-type sheep II. biographical name Abraham 1809-1865 16th president of the United States (1861-65) • Lincolnesque or Lincolnian adjective III. biographical name Benjamin 1733-1810 American general in Revolution IV. geographical name 1. city SE Nebraska, its capital population 225,581 2. city E England capital of Lincolnshire population 81,900

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