Definition of Jamestown in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈjāmzˌtoun/
1A city in southwestern New York, on Lake Chautauqua; population 29,463 (est. 2008).
2A city in northeastern North Dakota; population 14,630 (est. 2008).
3A British settlement established on the James River in Virginia in 1607, abandoned when the colonial capital was moved to Williamsburg at the end of the 17th century.

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Syllabification: James·town

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