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Definition of Acton

Acton
Acton Ac"ton, n. [OF. aketon, auqueton, F. hoqueton, a quilted jacket, fr. Sp. alcoton, algodon, cotton. Cf. Cotton.] A stuffed jacket worn under the mail, or (later) a jacket plated with mail. [Spelled also hacqueton.] [Obs.] --Halliwell. Sir W. Scott.

Meaning of Acton from wikipedia

- Acton may refer to: Mount Acton Acton, Australian Capital Territory, a suburb of Canberra Acton, Tasmania, a suburb of Burnie Acton Park, Tasmania, a...
- Brian Acton (born February 17, 1972) is an American computer programmer and Internet entrepreneur. Acton is the executive chairman of the Signal Foundation...
- John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton, 1st Baron Acton, 13th Marquess of Groppoli, KCVO, DL (10 January 1834 – 19 June 1902), was an English Catholic historian...
- Acton, West Acton, East Acton, South Acton, Acton Green, Acton Town, Acton Vale and Acton Central are all parts of Acton. Acton means "oak farm" or "farm...
- William Kevin Acton (born July 16, 1987) is an American-born Canadian professional ice hockey player. He is currently playing for the Thomas Sabo Ice...
- Acton is a town in Middle**** County, M****achusetts, United States, approximately twenty-one miles west-northwest of Boston along Route 2 west of Concord...
- Sir Harold Mario Mitc**** Acton, CBE (5 July 1904 – 27 February 1994) was a British writer, scholar, and aesthete who was a prominent member of the Bright...
- Matthew Michael Acton is an Australian footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Melbourne Victory. Acton was born to an English mother and English/Finnish...
- Brigitte Acton (born November 30, 1985 in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario) is a Canadian alpine skier. Acton competed at the 2006 Winter Games, where she finished...
- Loren Wilber Acton (born March 7, 1936) is an American physicist who flew on Space Shuttle mission STS-51-F as a Payload Specialist for the Lockheed Palo...
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