Pronunciation: (hō'burt or, for 1, 4, -bärt; hō'bärt for 2), [key]
1. Gar•ret Augustus Pronunciation: (gar'it), [key] 1844–99, U.S. lawyer and politician: vice president of the U.S. 1897–99.
2. a seaport on and the capital of Tasmania, SE of Australia. 128,603.
3. a city in NW Indiana. 22,987.
4. a male given name.
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