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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Beau•montˈboʊ mɒnt(n.)

  1. Francis, 1584–1616, English playwright who collaborated with John Fletcher.

    Category: Biography

  2. a city in SE Texas. 111,224.

    Category: Geography (places)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Beaumont, William Beaumont(noun)

    United States surgeon remembered for his studies of digestion (1785-1853)

  2. Beaumont, Francis Beaumont(noun)

    English dramatist who collaborated with John Fletcher (1584-1616)

  3. Beaumont(noun)

    a city of southeastern Texas near Houston

Wiktionary

  1. Beaumont(ProperNoun)

    An English habitational surname from any of several places in France.

Freebase

  1. Beaumont

    Beaumont is a city in and county seat of Jefferson County, Texas, United States, within the Beaumont–Port Arthur Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city's population was 118,296 at the 2010 census making it the twenty-fourth most populous city in the state of Texas. With Port Arthur and Orange, it forms the Golden Triangle, a major industrial area on the Gulf Coast. Lamar University with its 15,000 students is located in Beaumont. The city's daily newspaper is The Beaumont Enterprise, while The Examiner is published weekly. Gulf States Utilities had its headquarters in Beaumont until its absorption by Entergy Corporation in 1993. GSU's Edison Plaza headquarters is still the tallest building in Beaumont. Since 1907, Beaumont has been home of the South Texas State Fair. In 2004, the venue for the Fair changed to Ford Park, a new, larger facility on the west end of Beaumont.


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