Lexington

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Lex·​ing·​ton | \ ˈlek-siŋ-tən How to pronounce Lexington (audio) \

Definition of Lexington

1 city in north central Kentucky east-southeast of Frankfort combined city/county population 295,803
2 town in northeastern Massachusetts northwest of Boston population 31,394

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“Lexington.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lexington. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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