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Akron

Syllabification: Ak·ron
Pronunciation: /ˈakrən
 
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Definition of Akron in English:

A city in northeastern Ohio; population 207,510 (est. 2008). Noted as a center for the rubber industry; the first rubber factory was established in 1870 by B. F. Goodrich.

Words that rhyme with Akron

Dacron, macron

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