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 (grēnz′bûr′ə, -bûr′ō)
A city of north-central North Carolina near Winston-Salem and High Point. Settled in 1749, it developed as a textile center.


(ˈɡriːnzbərə; -brə)
(Placename) a city in N central North Carolina. Pop: 229 110 (2003 est)


(ˈgrinzˌbɜr oʊ, -ˌbʌr oʊ)

a city in N North Carolina. 195,426.
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Noun1.Greensboro - a city of north central North Carolina
NC, North Carolina, Old North State, Tar Heel State - a state in southeastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies
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ON JUNE 12, 2004, 500 PEOPLE gathered in downtown Greensboro, North Carolina, to witness the swearing in of the seven members of the Greensboro Truth and Reconciliation Commission.
The Greensboro Truth and Reconciliation Commission held three public hearings between July and October last year to look at what happened at the November 3, 1979, Greensboro Massacre, when American Nazi and Klan members killed five labor organizers and wounded 10 others.
You could say he was 8 feet tall,'' said Rocky Manning, whose family hosted Sun in Greensboro, ``and people wouldn't second-guess you.
But a growing number of Kmart employees in Greensboro, North Carolina, are saying the store needs to start taking better care of its own personnel.
On a sweater-weather morning in November 1979, a group calling themselves the Communist Workers Party gathered in a Greensboro, North Carolina housing project for a "Death to the Klan" rally.

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