What is Durham?

  • (noun): English breed of short-horned cattle.
    Synonyms: shorthorn
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Durham ( /ˈdʌrəm/, locally /ˈdɜrəm/) is a city in north east England. It is within the County Durham local government district, and is the county town of the larger ceremonial county. It lies to the south of Newcastle upon Tyne, Chester-le-Street and Sunderland and to the north of Darlington.

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Toronto, County Durham
... Toronto is a village in County Durham, in England ... Auckland and was represented in Wear Valley District Council until that authority was merged into Durham County Council in April 2009 ...
Durham Bulls Athletic Park
... Durham Bulls Athletic Park, frequently called the DBAP (pronounced D-bap), is a ballpark in Durham, North Carolina that is home to the Durham Bulls, the AAA affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays of Major League ...
Todhills, County Durham
... OS grid reference NZ213338 Shire county County Durham Region North East Country England Sovereign state United Kingdom Post town DARLINGTON Postcode ...
St John's College, Durham - Gallery
... Entrance to Haughton House Haughton House St ... Mary the Less college chapel Cranmer Hall, South Bailey, Durham ...
Durham, Connecticut - Notable People, Past and Present
... Moses Austin, (1761–1821), born in Durham, noted businessman involved in the lead industry Stephen F ...

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  • (noun): A city of north central North Carolina; site of Duke University.