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Jackson

[ jak-suhn ]
/ ˈdʒæk sən /
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noun

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British Dictionary definitions for Jackson (1 of 2)

Jackson1
/ (ˈdʒæksən) /

noun

a city in and state capital of Mississippi, on the Pearl River. Pop: 179 599 (2003 est)

British Dictionary definitions for Jackson (2 of 2)

Jackson2
/ (ˈdʒæksən) /

noun

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Medical definitions for Jackson

Jackson
[ jăksən ]
John Hughlings 1835-1911

British neurologist whose connection of certain epileptic symptoms to specific locations in the brain advanced the understanding of epilepsy.
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