Definitions for kosciuskoˌkɒs kiˈʌs koʊ, ˌkɒs i-; for 1 also kɒʃˈtʃʊʃ-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Kos•ci•us•koˌkɒs kiˈʌs koʊ, ˌkɒs i-; for 1 also kɒʃˈtʃʊʃ-(n.)

  1. Thaddeus (Tadeusz Andrzej Bonawentura Kościuszko), 1746–1817, Polish patriot: general in the American Revolutionary army.

    Category: Biography

  2. Mount, the highest mountain in Australia, in SE New South Wales. 7316 ft. (2230 m).

    Category: Geography (places)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Kosciusko, Thaddeus Kosciusko, Kosciuszko, Tadeusz Andrzej Bonawentura Kosciuszko(noun)

    Polish patriot and soldier who fought with Americans in the American Revolution (1746-1817)

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  1. Kosciusko

    Kosciusko is a city in Attala County, Mississippi. The population was 7,372 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Attala County. Kosciusko is located on the Natchez Trace Parkway, northeast of Jackson. It is named for the Polish general Tadeusz Kościuszko, who assisted United States military efforts during the American Revolution. However the Anglicized name of the township omits the "z". Kosciusko was originally named Red Bud Springs for one of three natural springs that were present in the city. Kosciusko was the home of Magnolia Bible College, and the birthplace for several notable people, including Oprah Winfrey and James Meredith.

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