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Hillsboro

[hilz-bur-oh, -buhr-oh] /ˈhɪlz bɜr oʊ, -bʌr oʊ/
noun
1.
a town in NW Oregon.
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  • He remained in Hillsboro but one year, and his successor in the tavern there was George Ringland.

    The Old Pike Thomas B. Searight
  • Lawyers were seized and whipped, and the Hillsboro court was broken up.

    The Colonization of North America Herbert Eugene Bolton
  • He told me about Miss Chester and what good friends they were, and how much he hoped she would be in Hillsboro when he got here.

    The Melting of Molly Maria Thompson Daviess
  • He has but a few moments, as he is going to Hillsboro for the night.

    Peggy Owen Patriot Lucy Foster Madison
  • Two regiments of Wheeler's cavalry had been hovering about Hillsboro during the day, evidently watching our movements.

    The Citizen-Soldier John Beatty
  • A few miles out from Jonesboro, the road leading to Hillsboro forks.

  • We marched only about eight miles this day, and bivouacked near the village of Hillsboro.

    War from the Inside Frederick L. (Frederick Lyman) Hitchcock
  • The latter was the one taken by the army in its route to Hillsboro.

  • Hillsboro is a small place, containing something more than 3,000 people.

  • He lived, it will be recalled, in the locality which is now Hillsboro.

    Legends of Loudoun Harrison Williams

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