Cleburne, city (1990 pop. 22,205), seat of Johnson co., N Tex.; inc. 1907. It is a rail, processing, and medical center in a farming area. The city has large railroad shops, cotton mills, limestone-processing plants, and apparel manufacturers. Two rodeos are held there annually.
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