from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A town of north-central North Carolina at the edge of the Piedmont region west-northwest of Raleigh. It is the seat of the University of North Carolina (chartered 1789). Population: 49,900.
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- proper n. A town in the United States famous for its university, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
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- n. a town in central North Carolina; site of the University of North Carolina
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