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A city of northeast Ohio on Lake Erie. A port of entry and industrial center, the city was laid out in 1796 by Moses Cleaveland (1754-1806).


1. (Placename) a former county of NE England formed in 1974 from parts of E Durham and N Yorkshire; replaced in 1996 by the unitary authorities of Hartlepool (Durham), Stockton-on-Tees (Durham), Middlesbrough (North Yorkshire) and Redcar and Cleveland (North Yorkshire)
2. (Placename) a port in NE Ohio, on Lake Erie: major heavy industries. Pop: 461 324 (2003 est)
3. (Placename) a hilly region of NE England, extending from the Cleveland Hills to the River Tees


(Biography) Stephen Grover. 1837–1908, US Democratic politician; the 22nd and 24th president of the US (1885–89; 1893–97)


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1. (Stephen) Grover, 1837–1908, 22nd and 24th president of the U.S. 1885–89, 1893–97.
2. a port in NE Ohio, on Lake Erie. 498,246.
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Noun1.Cleveland - the largest city in OhioCleveland - the largest city in Ohio; located in northeastern Ohio on Lake Erie; a major Great Lakes port
Buckeye State, OH, Ohio - a midwestern state in north central United States in the Great Lakes region
2.Cleveland - 22nd and 24th President of the United States (1837-1908)Cleveland - 22nd and 24th President of the United States (1837-1908)
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Americans United and a coalition of civil liberties and public education groups filed a lawsuit July 20 in federal court challenging voucher aid to religious schools in Cleveland, Ohio.
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