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Wilmington

Syllabification: Wil·ming·ton
Pronunciation: /ˈwilmiNGtən/

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Definition of Wilmington in English:

1The largest city in Delaware, on the Delaware River, in the northeastern part of the state; population 72,592 (est. 2008).
2An industrial port city in southeastern North Carolina, on the Cape Fear River and the Atlantic Ocean; population 100,192 (est. 2008).

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