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A city of extreme southwest Indiana on the Ohio River and the Kentucky border. It grew as a port in the 1800s.


(Placename) a city in SW Indiana, on the Ohio River. Pop: 117 881 (2003 est)


(ˈɛv ənzˌvɪl)

a city in SW Indiana, on the Ohio River. 123,456.
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Noun1.Evansville - a city in southwestern Indiana on the Ohio River
Hoosier State, Indiana, IN - a state in midwestern United States
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Scripps Company's Evansville Courier & Press, effective March 26, 2012.
Although the Evansville economy is one of the most manufacturing-dependent among metro areas in the nation, it has not experienced the same degree of hardship as other manufacturing-dependent Midwest metro areas.
He calls it "a dramatic indicator of what kind of activity has been happening in Evansville.
She's vice chancellor of academic affairs for the Evansville region.
Held in the spring on the University of Evansville campus, the conference provides a vehicle for students to present published project results that will enhance their graduate program and employment opportunities.
What the arrival of Las Vegas-style gaming will mean to Evansville is still being debated.
The IU School of Medicine's current Evansville program, at the University of Southern Indiana, serves students for only their first two years.
and Bank of Evansville, commented, "We are delighted that Mike will be joining our Boards.
The Evansville site also is responsible for production and packaging of more than 100 forms and strengths of Bristol-Myers Squibb pharmaceutical products.
The location of the area adjacent to the city raises the possibility of annexation of the area by Evansville.
The private University of Evansville would account for $4 million.
In conjunction with the announcement of the development project, the City of Evansville and Tropicana have entered into a non-binding letter of intent ("LOI") that outlines the scope of the project and proposed lease amendments to the lease agreement (the "Lease") between Tropicana Evansville and the City of Evansville Redevelopment Commission ("Evansville Redevelopment Commission") to accomplish the development of Tropicana Evansville.

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