1911 Encyclopædia Britannica/Mezötúr
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MEZÖTÚR, a town of Hungary, in the county of Jasz-Nagykun-Szolnok, 88 m. S.E. of Budapest by rail. Pop. (1900), 25,367. It possesses important potteries. Large herds of cattle are reared on the communal lands, which are productive also of wheat, rapeseed and maize. Several well-attended fairs are held here annually.