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A city of northeast Texas on the Trinity River east of Fort Worth. Founded in 1841, it grew as a cotton market in the late 1800s and is now a major commercial center.
(Placename) a city in NE Texas, on the Trinity River: scene of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy (1963). Pop: 1 208 318 (2003 est)
1. George Mifflin, 1792–1864, vice president of the U.S. 1845–49.
2. a city in NE Texas. 1,053,292.