Beaumont

[ boh-mont ]
/ ˈboʊ mɒnt /

noun

Francis, 1584–1616, English dramatist who collaborated with John Fletcher.
William, 1785–1853, U.S. surgeon.
a city in SE Texas.
a male given name.

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British Dictionary definitions for Beaumont (1 of 2)

Beaumont1
/ (ˈbəʊmɒnt) /

noun

a city in SE Texas. Pop: 112 434 (2003 est)

British Dictionary definitions for Beaumont (2 of 2)

Beaumont2
/ (ˈbəʊmɒnt) /

noun

Francis . 1584–1616, English dramatist, who collaborated with John Fletcher on plays including The Knight of the Burning Pestle (1607) and The Maid's Tragedy (1611)
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