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acton


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Acton  \Ac"ton\,  n.  [OF.  aketon,  auqueton  F.  hoqueton  a  quilted 
  jacket,  fr  Sp  alcoton  algodon,  cotton.  Cf  {Cotton}.] 
  A  stuffed  jacket  worn  under  the  mail  or  later  a  jacket 
  plated  with  mail  [Spelled  also  {hacqueton}.]  [Obs.] 
  --Halliwell.  Sir  W.  Scott. 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Acton,  CA  (CDP,  FIPS  212) 
  Location:  34.48278  N,  118.18247  W 
  Population  (1990):  1471  (587  housing  units) 
  Area:  12.0  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  93510 
  Acton,  IN 
  Zip  code(s):  46259 
  Acton,  MA 
  Zip  code(s):  01720 
  Acton,  ME 
  Zip  code(s):  04001 
  Acton,  MT 
  Zip  code(s):  59002