Definition of Scranton in English:

Scranton

Line breaks: Scran|ton
Pronunciation: /ˈskrantən
 
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  • An industrial city in NE Pennsylvania; population 72,233 (est. 2008).

Origin

named after the Scranton family who established a steelworks on the site in 1840, around which the city developed.

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