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Goshen

(gō`shən), in the Bible. 1 Fertile region of Egypt occupied by the Israelites. 2 Region, S ancient Palestine, conquered by Joshua. 3 Town of Judah.

Goshen,

city (1990 pop. 23,797), seat of Elkhart co., N Ind., on the Elkhart River; inc. 1868. Goshen is in a farm and dairy region; poultry is also raised and processed. Its manufactures include agricultural, transportation, and electronic equipment and paper, rubber, metal, and wood products. Amish and Mennonite colonies are in the area. Goshen College is there.
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Goshen

Egyptian fertile land; salvation for Jacob’s family. [O.T.: Genesis 46:28]
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Goshen

a region of ancient Egypt, east of the Nile delta: granted to Jacob and his descendants by the king of Egypt and inhabited by them until the Exodus (Genesis 45:10)
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WorkflowOne, a provider of document and business process outsourcing services based in Dayton, OH, USA, has announced that its Goshen, IN, USA facility has become the company's first manufacturing plant to earn both the ISO 9001:2000 and ISO/TS 169949:2002 quality management process certifications from the International Standards Organization (ISO) and the International Automotive Task Force (IATF).