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[shel-bee-vil] /ˈʃɛl biˌvɪl/
a city in central Indiana.
a city in central Tennessee. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • She was almost twenty, they said, which was coming very close to the age-limit in Shelbyville.

    The Bondboy George W. (George Washington) Ogden
  • The railroad was not in use, and I went by way of the Shelbyville pike.

  • He made up his mind that Shelbyville wuzn't the best place for a fout, and he'd lay for yo'uns at Tullyhomy.

  • At last they broke, and fled directly to the rifle-pits in front of Shelbyville.

    An Undivided Union Oliver Optic
  • A small party of settlers had reared their log-huts near the present site of Shelbyville.

    Daniel Boone John S. C. Abbott
  • And then that voice seemed to say to me, ‘Come to Shelbyville; start now, start now!’

    The Bondboy George W. (George Washington) Ogden
  • On the 3rd the column reached Harrington—fifteen miles from Shelbyville.

  • I wonder how many o' them 25 miles toward Shelbyville we've made to-day?

  • About two miles from Shelbyville, we passed some lines made to defend the position.

    Three Months in the Southern States, April-June 1863 Arthur J. L. (Lieut.-Col.) Fremantle
  • From Shelbyville a rapid advance was made to Fayetteville, then a hot-bed of Secession.

    Bugle Blasts William E. Crane

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