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Durham1

Syllabification: Dur·ham
Pronunciation: /ˈdərəm, ˈdo͝or-/

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An industrial and academic city in north central North Carolina, noted for its tobacco industry and as the home of Duke University; population 223,284 (est. 2008).

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Durham2

Line breaks: Dur¦ham
Pronunciation: /ˈdʌrəm
 
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1A city on the River Wear; population 42,100 (est. 2009). It is famous for its 11th-century cathedral, which contains the tomb of the Venerable Bede, and its university.
1.1 (also County Durham) A county of NE England; county town, Durham.

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