Definition of Mount Vernon in English:

Mount Vernon

Syllabification: Mount Ver·non
Pronunciation: /ˌmount ˈvərnən
 
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  • 1A city in southeastern New York, north of the Bronx in New York City; population 68,653 (est. 2008).
  • 2An estate in northeastern Virginia, about 15 miles (24 km) from Washington, DC, on a site overlooking the Potomac River. Built in 1743, it was the home of George Washington 1747–99.

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elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody