Burlington

geographical name
Bur·​ling·​ton | \ ˈbər-liŋ-tən How to pronounce Burlington (audio) \

Definition of Burlington

1 city in southeastern Iowa on the Mississippi River population 25,663
2 town south-southeast of Lowell in northeastern Massachusetts population 24,498
3 city east of Greensboro in north central North Carolina population 49,963
4 city on Lake Champlain in northwestern Vermont population 42,417

Note: Burlington is Vermont's most populous city.

5 city in southeastern Ontario, Canada north of Hamilton population 175,779

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