from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of south-central Maine on the Penobscot River. Settled in 1769, it was occupied by the British during the War of 1812. Population: 31,000.
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- proper n. A city in Gwynedd, Wales
- proper n. Any of several other places named after the city in Wales.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a town in east central Maine on the Penobscot River
- n. a university town in northwestern Wales on the Menai Strait
- n. a town in southeastern Northern Ireland
From Welsh bangor ("wattle"), Old Welsh bancor ("wattle") (Wiktionary)