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[huhnts-vil] /ˈhʌnts vɪl/
a city in N Alabama: rocket and missile center.
a city in E Texas.
a town in SE Ontario, in S Canada: summer resort. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Another incident that will illustrate the point is the case of a mule owned by an old negro near Huntsville, Texas.

  • The town is a dilapidated old concern, as ugly as Huntsville is handsome.

    The Citizen-Soldier John Beatty
  • Had they succeeded in burning the bridges, the enemy at Huntsville would have occupied Chattanooga before Sunday night.

    Daring and Suffering: William Pittenger
  • Returned to Huntsville this afternoon; General Garfield with me.

    The Citizen-Soldier John Beatty
  • Another part, under Logan, were about Huntsville, as far to the southwest as Schofield was to the northeast.

  • Huntsville, Bracebridge, and Gravenhurst were marked in this respect.

    The Life of King Edward VII J. Castell Hopkins
  • One of these, borders upon the village of Huntsville, Alabama.

    The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Part 3 of 4 American Anti-Slavery Society
  • We were going to Huntsville on our motors, Jerry explained, and we got caught in the deluge.

    The Motor Boys Clarence Young
British Dictionary definitions for Huntsville


a city in NE Alabama: space-flight and guided-missile research centre. Pop: 164 237 (2003 est)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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