Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon

noun
1.
the home and tomb of George Washington in NE Virginia, on the Potomac, 15 miles (24 km) below Washington, D.C.
2.
a city in SE New York, near New York City.
3.
a city in S Illinois.
4.
a city in central Ohio.
5.
a town in NW Washington.
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Mount Vernon definition


The home of George Washington; a historical landmark in northeastern Virginia overlooking the Potomac River.

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