- a city in E Tennessee, near Knoxville: atomic research center.
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Examples from the Web for oak ridge
"I want to go to see the lady at Oak-ridge," he said, roughly.
As for Elsli, she never drew a long breath till she had reached the house at Oak-ridge.
Elsli spent all her time out of school at Oak-ridge, and was very happy in her work.
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