from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- An independent city of southwest Virginia west-southwest of Richmond. It grew with the coming of the railroad in 1882 and is today a tourist and industrial center. Population: 91,600.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A kind of shell-money formerly used by the Indians in New England and Virginia. See the quotation, and compare peag.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a city in southwestern Virginia
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