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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Exon  \Ex"on\,  n.  [NL.,  from  E.  Exe  (Celt.  uisge  water)  the  name 
  of  a  river.] 
  A  native  or  inhabitant  of  Exeter,  in  England. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Exon  \Ex"on\,  n.  [F.  expect  an  under  officer.] 
  An  officer  of  the  Yeomen  of  the  Guard;  an  Exempt.  [Eng.] 
 
  From  Jargon  File  (4.2.3,  23  NOV  2000)  [jargon]: 
 
  Exon  /eks'on/  excl.  A  generic  obscenity  that  quickly  entered 
  wide  use  on  the  Internet  and  Usenet  after  {Black  Thursday}.  From  the 
  last  name  of  Senator  James  Exon  (Democrat-Nebraska),  primary  author  of 
  the  {CDA}. 
 
 




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