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A city of south-central Maine on the Penobscot River. Settled in 1769, it was occupied by the British during the War of 1812.
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)
Ban•gor(ˈbæŋ gɔr, -gər)
a seaport in S Maine, on the Penobscot River. 31,643.
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|Noun||1.||Bangor - a town in east central Maine on the Penobscot River|
|2.||Bangor - a university town in northwestern Wales on the Menai Strait|
|3.||Bangor - a town in southeastern Northern Ireland|
Northern Ireland - a division of the United Kingdom located on the northern part of the island of Ireland