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[muh-sking-uh m, -guh m]
  1. a river in E Ohio, flowing S and SE to the Ohio River. 111 miles (179 km) long.
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Historical Examples of muskingum

  • The Ohio Company hastened to colonize its broad acres on the Muskingum.

    Union and Democracy

    Allen Johnson

  • He was a native of Muskingum County, and was born in 1824 at Zanesville.

    Stories Of Ohio

    William Dean Howells

  • The ship-yard at Marietta is near the town, on the great Muskingum.

  • We followed it to a creek leading to the Muskingum, and there we lost it.

    The Prairie-Bird

    Charles Augustus Murray

  • In comes a man to inquire news, &c., of two men from Muskingum.