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[ree-noh] /ˈri noʊ/
Janet, 1938–2016, U.S. lawyer: first woman U.S. attorney general, 1993–2001.
a city in W Nevada. Unabridged
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a city in W Nevada, at the foot of the Sierra Nevada: noted as a divorce, wedding, and gambling centre by reason of its liberal laws. Pop: 193 882 (2003 est)
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Reno definition

City in western Nevada.

Note: Known for its gambling casinos and, in the first half of the twentieth century, for easily obtained divorces.
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: Today a boarded-up construction site, tomorrow a reno Parthenon


A renovated house: Buying an off-the-rack reno is expensive and not very adventurous (1970s+ Canadian)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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