The New International Encyclopædia/Mier
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MIER, mḗ-âr'. A Mexican town, situated on the Río Grande, 110 miles in a straight line from its mouth (Map: Mexico, J 4). It is noted in connection with an attempted invasion of Mexico by Texans in 1842. Population, 4000.