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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Benedict  \Ben"e*dict\,  Benedick  \Ben"e*dick\,  n.  [From  Benedick, 
  one  of  the  characters  in  Shakespeare's  play  of  ``Much  Ado 
  about  Nothing.''] 
  A  married  man,  or  a  man  newly  married. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Benedict  \Ben"e*dict\,  a.  [L.  benedictus,  p.  p.  of  benedicere  to 
  bless.  See  {Benison},  and  cf  {Bennet}.] 
  Having  mild  and  salubrious  qualities.  [Obs.]  --Bacon. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Benedict 
  n  1:  Italian  monk  who  founded  the  Benedictine  order  about  540 
  (480-547)  [syn:  {Benedict},  {Saint  Benedict}] 
  2:  a  newly  married  man  (especially  one  who  has  long  been  a 
  bachelor)  [syn:  {benedick}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Benedict,  KS  (city,  FIPS  6000) 
  Location:  37.62470  N,  95.74190  W 
  Population  (1990):  16  (11  housing  units) 
  Area:  0.1  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  66714 
  Benedict,  ND  (city,  FIPS  5980) 
  Location:  47.83054  N,  101.08373  W 
  Population  (1990):  52  (30  housing  units) 
  Area:  0.7  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  58716 
  Benedict,  NE  (village,  FIPS  4195) 
  Location:  41.00662  N,  97.60678  W 
  Population  (1990):  230  (95  housing  units) 
  Area:  0.5  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  68316 




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