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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cornish  \Cor"nish\  (k?r"n?sh),  a. 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  Cornwall,  in  England. 
 
  {Cornish  chough}.  See  {Chough}. 
 
  {Cornish  engine},  a  single-acting  pumping  engine,  used  in 
  mines,  in  Cornwall  and  elsewhere,  and  for  water  works  A 
  heavy  pump  rod  or  plunger,  raised  by  the  steam,  forces  up 
  the  water  by  its  weight,  in  descending. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cornish  \Cor"nish\,  n. 
  The  dialect,  or  the  people,  of  Cornwall. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Cornish 
  n  1:  a  Celtic  language  formerly  spoken  in  Cornwall  [syn:  {Cornish}] 
  2:  English  breed  of  compact  domestic  fowl;  raised  primarily  to 
  crossbreed  to  produce  roasters  [syn:  {Cornish}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Cornish,  ME 
  Zip  code(s):  04020 
  Cornish,  NH 
  Zip  code(s):  03745 
  Cornish,  OK  (town,  FIPS  17350) 
  Location:  34.16255  N,  97.59517  W 
  Population  (1990):  164  (73  housing  units) 
  Area:  1.5  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Cornish,  UT  (town,  FIPS  15940) 
  Location:  41.97312  N,  111.95099  W 
  Population  (1990):  205  (69  housing  units) 
  Area:  12.5  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  84308 




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