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Fair·banks

 (fâr′băngks′)
A city of central Alaska north-northeast of Anchorage. It was founded in 1902 as a gold-mining camp.
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Fairbanks

(ˈfɛəˌbæŋks)
n
(Placename) a city in central Alaska, at the terminus of the Alaska Highway. Pop: 30 970 (2003 est)

Fairbanks

(ˈfɛəˌbæŋks)
n
1. (Biography) Douglas (Elton), real name Julius Ullman. 1883–1939, US film actor and producer
2. (Biography) his son, Douglas, Jnr. 1909–2000, US film actor
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Fair•banks

(ˈfɛərˌbæŋks)

n.
1. Charles Warren, 1852–1918, vice president of the U.S. 1905–09.
2. Douglas, 1883–1939, U.S. actor.
3. a city in central Alaska, on the Tanana River. 73,164.
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Noun1.Fairbanks - United States film actorFairbanks - United States film actor; son of Douglas Elton Fairbanks, (1909-2000)
2.Fairbanks - United States film actor noted for his swashbuckling roles (1883-1939)Fairbanks - United States film actor noted for his swashbuckling roles (1883-1939)
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