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3 definitions found
 for Manning
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Man \Man\ (m[a^]n), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Manned (m[a^]nd); p.
     pr. & vb. n. Manning.]
     1. To supply with men; to furnish with a sufficient force or
        complement of men, as for management, service, defense, or
        the like; to guard; as, to man a ship, boat, or fort.
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              See how the surly Warwick mans the wall ! --Shak.
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              They man their boats, and all their young men arm.
                                                    --Waller.
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     2. To furnish with strength for action; to prepare for
        efficiency; to fortify. "Theodosius having manned his soul
        with proper reflections." --Addison.
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     3. To tame, as a hawk. [R.] --Shak.
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     4. To furnish with a servant or servants. [Obs.] --Shak.
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     5. To wait on as a manservant. [Obs.] --Shak.
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     Note: In "Othello," V. ii. 270, the meaning is uncertain,
           being, perhaps: To point, to aim, or to manage.
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     To man a yard (Naut.), to send men upon a yard, as for
        furling or reefing a sail.
  
     To man the yards (Naut.), to station men on the yards as a
        salute or mark of respect.
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From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Manning, IA -- U.S. city in Iowa
     Population (2000):    1490
     Housing Units (2000): 702
     Land area (2000):     2.387928 sq. miles (6.184705 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.006877 sq. miles (0.017811 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    2.394805 sq. miles (6.202516 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            48945
     Located within:       Iowa (IA), FIPS 19
     Location:             41.908642 N, 95.063218 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     51455
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Manning, IA
      Manning
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Manning, SC -- U.S. city in South Carolina
     Population (2000):    4025
     Housing Units (2000): 1727
     Land area (2000):     2.408572 sq. miles (6.238172 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    2.408572 sq. miles (6.238172 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            44350
     Located within:       South Carolina (SC), FIPS 45
     Location:             33.693998 N, 80.215408 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):    
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Manning, SC
      Manning
  

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