from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- The capital of Tennessee, in the north-central part of the state northeast of Memphis. Founded in 1779 as Fort Nashborough, it was renamed in 1784 and became the permanent capital in 1843. Nashville is a port of entry and major commercial center known especially for its music industry. Population: 552,000.
- n. Country music.
- n. The country music industry.
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- proper n. The capital and second largest city of Tennessee, known as the center of the country music industry.
- proper n. The country music industry.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. capital of the state of Tennessee; located in the north central part of the state on the Cumberland River; known for country music
After Nashville 1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)