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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of eastern Tennessee on the Tennessee River northeast of Chattanooga. Settled c. 1785, it twice served as the state capital (1796-1812 and 1817-1819). Population: 182,000.

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

  • n. a city in eastern Tennessee on the Tennessee River


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