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Durham

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noun Dur·ham \ˈdər-əm, ˈdə-rəm, ˈdu̇r-əm\

Definition of Durham



Origin and Etymology of durham

County Durham, England


First Known Use: 1810


Durham

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geographical name Dur·ham \ˈdər-əm, ˈdə-rəm, ˈdu̇r-əm\

Definition of Durham

  1. 1 city NE cen North Carolina NW of Raleigh pop 228,330

  2. 2 county N England bordering on North Sea area 974 square miles (2523 square kilometers), pop 589,800

  3. 3 city, its ∗ pop 26,422




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