Gaithersburg

geographical name
Gai·​thers·​burg | \ ˈgā-thərz-ˌbərg How to pronounce Gaithersburg (audio) \

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city in western Maryland northwest of Washington, D.C. population 59,933

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“Gaithersburg.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Gaithersburg. Accessed 27 Feb. 2021.

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