There are 2 main definitions of Durham in English:

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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There are 2 main definitions of Durham in English:

Durham2

Syllabification: Dur·ham
Pronunciation: /ˈdərəm
 
/
A city in northern England on the River Wear; population 42,100 (2009). It is famous for its 11th-century cathedral, which contains the tomb of the Venerable Bede, and for its university.

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