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 (băng′gôr, -gər)
A city of south-central Maine on the Penobscot River. Settled in 1769, it was occupied by the British during the War of 1812.
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(ˈbæŋɡɔː; -ɡə)
1. (Placename) a university town in NW Wales, in Gwynedd, on the Menai Strait. Pop: 15 280 (2001)
2. (Placename) a town in SE Northern Ireland, in North Down district, Co Down, on Belfast Lough. Pop: 58 388 (2001)
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(ˈbæŋ gɔr, -gər)

a seaport in S Maine, on the Penobscot River. 31,643.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Bangor - a town in east central Maine on the Penobscot RiverBangor - a town in east central Maine on the Penobscot River
Maine, ME, Pine Tree State - a state in New England
2.Bangor - a university town in northwestern Wales on the Menai StraitBangor - a university town in northwestern Wales on the Menai Strait
Cambria, Cymru, Wales - one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; during Roman times the region was known as Cambria
3.Bangor - a town in southeastern Northern IrelandBangor - a town in southeastern Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland - a division of the United Kingdom located on the northern part of the island of Ireland
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I know fifty girls in Bangor that come much more up to my notion of the stand a truly noble woman should take, than those young ladies in England.
I won't give you an account of all my wanderings, though I have been most indefatigable; for I am keeping, as I told you before, a most EXHAUSTIVE journal, which I will allow you the PRIVILEGE of reading on my return to Bangor. I am getting on remarkably well, and I must say I am sometimes surprised at my universal good fortune.
I do just exactly as I do in Bangor, and I find I do perfectly right; and at any rate, I don't care if I don't.
Address: Carlton House Terrace; Holdernesse Hall, Hallamshire; Carston Castle, Bangor, Wales.
BANGOR 1876 are continuing their summer recruitment after adding two new faces for the coming season.
BANGOR University continues to impress - with a glowing quality assurance report and a top-10 placing for student satisfaction among the most recent accolades.
WARD PARK, BANGOR Every Sunday in July & August Now in its fourth week, the combination of good weather and great music has seen Summer Music at Ward Park filled with people relaxing while enjoying some tunes.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-March 15, 2018-Regulators, stockholders approve merger of Bangor Savings Bank, Granite Bank
M2 EQUITYBITES-March 15, 2018-Regulators, Shareholders Approve Bangor Savings Bank's Acquisition of New Hampshire's Granite Bank
BANGOR 1 NEW SAINTS 0 A SENSATIONAL Chris Jones strike, seconds from the end, gave Bangor a famous victory as they denied Saints a place in the Welsh cup final.
BANGOR 1 AIRBUS 0 AIRBUS failed to shake off the Bangor jinx as Neville Powell's side set up an appetising semi-final showdown with holders The New Saints after a Chris Simm goal sealed the Wingmakers' fate.