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Bris·tol

 (brĭs′təl)
1. A city of southwest England west of London. It has been an important trading center since the 12th century.
2. A city of extreme northeast Tennessee near Kingsport and Johnson City and contiguous with Bristol, Virginia. Originally the site of a stockade on the Wilderness Road, it is today home to a major auto-racing track.
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Bristol

(ˈbrɪstəl)
n
1. (Placename) City of Bristol a port and industrial city in SW England, mainly in Bristol unitary authority, on the River Avon seven miles from its mouth on the Bristol Channel: a major port, trading with America, in the 17th and 18th centuries; the modern port consists chiefly of docks at Avonmouth and Portishead; noted for the Clifton Suspension Bridge (designed by I. K. Brunel, 1834) over the Avon gorge; Bristol university (1909) and University of the West of England (1992). Pop: 420 556 (2001)
2. (Placename) City of Bristol a unitary authority in SW England, created in 1996 from part of Avon county. Pop: 391 500 (2003 est). Area: 110 sq km (42 sq miles)
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Bris•tol

(ˈbrɪs tl)

n.
1. a seaport in Avon, in SW England, on the Avon River near its confluence with the Severn estuary. 420,100.
2. a city in central Connecticut. 60,660.
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Noun1.Bristol - an industrial city and port in southwestern England near the mouth of the River Avon
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Bristol

[ˈbrɪstəl] N Bristol boardcartulina f
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He is survived by his siblings, Linda (Chester) Eisenhauer of Du Quoin, Judy (Jack) Ridgeway of Du Quoin, Sandra (Gary) Timpner of Pinckneyville, David (Ellen) Hess of Round Rock, Texas, Debra Casey of Bristol, Virginia and Brenda Varner of Du Quoin.
The festival will also revisit its partnerships with The Birthplace of Country Music, which showcases the role that Bristol, Tennessee and Bristol, Virginia played in the birth and development of country music, The Bluegrass Situation (BGS), an online music magazine and curator promoting the continued growth of bluegrass, roots, progressive folk rock, Americana music and culture, The Americana Music Association UK, and independent UK label Loose Records.
In a study published today in Nature, researchers from UCL, the University of Bristol, Virginia Commonwealth and University and Eecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, describe how they formed quantities of high-quality ribbons of phosphorene from crystals of black phosphorus and lithium ions.
Williams, who lives in Bristol, Virginia, has denied all the allegations in the complaint.
Besides his operational and administrative duties, Puckett will also be originating mortgages out of the Mortgage Division office located in Bristol, Virginia.
The(https://www.nbc.com/general/pages/live-faq) FAQ page for the streaming states that it is available through participating providers in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, Boston, Washington D.C., Hartford, Connecticut, Dallas, Miami, San Francisco, San Diego and Bristol, Virginia.
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"I'm always trying to set new goals and push the limit."<br />Sutton, who joined the 4Warn Storm Team in December 2009 as the first female meteorologist, was also the first female meteorologist at her previous television station, WCYB-TV in Bristol, Virginia. <br />"I'm very passionate about women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) and like to encourage little girls to explore this field," said Sutton, who said she aspires to be the first female chief meteorologist in the Oklahoma City television market.<br />"As I worked alongside Emily for eight years, it became apparent that she puts herself in danger to save others," said Linda Cavanaugh, former co-anchor for KFOR's evening newscasts.
The festival has also partnered with a carefully selected pool of specialist country and Americana organisations including The Birthplace of Country Music, which showcases the role that Bristol, Tennessee and Bristol, Virginia played in the birth and development of country music, The Bluegrass Situation (BGS), an online music magazine and curator promoting the continued growth of bluegrass, roots, progressive folk rock, Americana music and culture, The Americana Music Association UK, and independent UK label Loose Records, who celebrate their 20th anniversary in 2018.