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A city of eastern Pennsylvania north-northwest of Philadelphia. Founded in 1762, the city is an industrial and commercial center.
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(Placename) a city in E Pennsylvania, on the Lehigh River. Pop: 105 958 (2003 est)
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(ˈæl ənˌtaʊn)

a city in E Pennsylvania. 102,211.
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Noun1.Allentown - a city in eastern PennsylvaniaAllentown - a city in eastern Pennsylvania; an industrial and commercial center
Keystone State, Pennsylvania, PA - a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
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