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[mat-suh n] /ˈmæt sən/
a town in NE Illinois. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • In the same year, Matteson invented his combined harvester and thresher.

    Invention Bradley A. Fiske
  • Combined harvester and thresher—Matteson, United States, 1886.

    The Story of Great Inventions Elmer Ellsworth Burns
  • On the ninth and tenth, Matteson had 47, Lincoln dropped to 15, and Trumbull rose to 35.

  • In addition to the party strength, Matteson received also the votes of two of the anti-Nebraska Democrats.

  • On the seventh ballot, Shields fell out of the running, his place being taken by Matteson.

    Stephen A. Douglas Allen Johnson
  • Mr. Matteson, of New York, may also be mentioned in acknowledgment of friendly aid.

  • On the eighth call, Matteson gained two votes, Lincoln fell to 27, and Trumbull received 18.

  • So the tenth and final roll-call gave Trumbull fifty-one votes, and Matteson forty-seven.

  • My favorite form is the dextro-quinine, made by Keasby & Matteson, Philadelphia.

  • After nine exciting ballots, Matteson had forty-seven votes, Trumbull thirty-five, Lincoln fifteen.

    Lincoln Nathaniel Wright Stephenson

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