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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.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a town in central North Carolina; site of the University of North Carolina


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