Durham definition

  • others:
    • A city of north-central North Carolina east of Greensboro. Settled c. 1750, it is the seat of Duke University (started 1838). Population: 209,000.
  • noun:
    • See shorthorn.
    • certainly one of a breed of short-horned cattle, while it began with the county of Durham, The united kingdomt, and noted for beef-producing high quality.
    • One or a breed of short-horned cattle, originating in the county of Durham, England. The Durham cattle are noted with regards to their beef-producing high quality.
    • certainly one of a breed of shorthorn cattle, so named through the county of Durham in England, in which these are generally delivered to great perfection: also made use of attributively: because, the Durham type; Durham cattle.
    • English strain of short-horned cattle
    • a city of north main vermont; website of Duke University
  • proper-noun:
    • title signed by alternate bishops of Durham (see Duresm).
    • A city in county Durham within the Northeast of The united kingdomt.
    • A county in the Northeast of England.

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