Bison


Bison
Bison, KS -- U.S. city in Kansas
Population (2000): 235
Housing Units (2000): 120
Land area (2000): 0.258080 sq. miles (0.668425 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 0.258080 sq. miles (0.668425 sq. km)
FIPS code: 06950
Located within: Kansas (KS), FIPS 20
Location: 38.520718 N, 99.197528 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 67520
Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
Headwords:
Bison, KS
Bison
Bison, SD -- U.S. town in South Dakota
Population (2000): 373
Housing Units (2000): 227
Land area (2000): 1.001223 sq. miles (2.593156 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 1.001223 sq. miles (2.593156 sq. km)
FIPS code: 05620
Located within: South Dakota (SD), FIPS 46
Location: 45.523911 N, 102.464634 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 57620
Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
Headwords:
Bison, SD
Bison

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  • bison — bison …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • Bison — Bison …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • Bison — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Bison (homonymie) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bison — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Para otros usos de este término, véase Bison (desambiguación). ? Bisonte Típico bisonte americano, Bison bison …   Wikipedia Español

  • bison — [ bizɔ̃ ] n. m. • 1307; mot lat., orig. germ. ♦ Bovidé sauvage grand et massif, armé de cornes courtes et possédant une bosse entre les épaules. Bison d Amérique. Bison d Europe. ⇒ urus. Le massacre des bisons. Herbe de bison : avoine odorante… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Bison — Bi son (b[imac] s[o^]n; 277), n. [L. bison, Gr. bi swn, a wild ox; akin to OHG. wisunt, wisant, G. wisent, AS. wesend, Icel. v[=i]sundr: cf. F. bison.] (Zo[ o]l.) (a) The aurochs or European bison. (b) The American bison buffalo ({Bison… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bison — Sn (ein Büffel) per. Wortschatz fach. (18. Jh.) Entlehnung. Die germanische Bezeichnung des Wisents wird als bīson ins Lateinische entlehnt. Von dort aus wird das Wort als zusammenfassende Bezeichnung für den europäischen Wisent und den… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • bison — [bī′sən, bī′zən] n. pl. bison [Early ModE bisontes, pl. < L, pl. of bison, wild ox < Gmc * wisunt < IE * wis onto < base * weis : see WEASEL] any of a genus (Bison) of bovid ruminants having a shaggy mane, short, curved horns, and a… …   English World dictionary

  • bison — c.1600, from Fr. bison (15c.), from L. bison wild ox, borrowed from P.Gmc. *wisand aurochs (Cf. O.N. visundr, O.H.G. wisunt bison, O.E./M.E. wesend, which is not attested after c.1400). Possibly ultimately of Baltic or Slavic origin, and meaning… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Bison, KS — U.S. city in Kansas Population (2000): 235 Housing Units (2000): 120 Land area (2000): 0.258080 sq. miles (0.668425 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.258080 sq. miles (0.668425 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places


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