[al-uh n-toun]


a city in E Pennsylvania. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Contemporary Examples of allentown

  • Most Allentown residents of Syrian heritage are Orthodox Christians from the Wadi-al-Nasara region in western Homs province.

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    Welcome to Assadville, USA

    Christopher Moraff

    November 11, 2014

  • Following their arrest, Craig and Shawn appeared in U.S. district court in Allentown.

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    Alleged Palin Stalker's Mom Speaks

    Diane Herbst

    August 21, 2011

Historical Examples of allentown

British Dictionary definitions for allentown



a city in E Pennsylvania, on the Lehigh River. Pop: 105 958 (2003 est)
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