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champaign1

Syllabification: cham·paign
Pronunciation: /SHamˈpān
 
/

noun

literary

Origin

late Middle English: from Old French champagne, from late Latin campania, based on Latin campus 'level ground'. Compare with campaign.

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Champaign2

Syllabification: Cham·paign
Pronunciation: /SHamˈpān
 
/
A city in east central Illinois, home to the University of Illinois; population 79,389 (est. 2008).

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