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1. A city of western Mississippi on the Mississippi River north of Vicksburg. It is a port of entry and processing center in a fertile agricultural region.
2. A city of eastern North Carolina southeast of Rocky Mount. Founded in 1786, the city grew as a tobacco market.
3. A city of northwest South Carolina northwest of Columbia at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains. It grew as a resort in the early 1800s and became a center of textile production after the Civil War.
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a city in NW South Carolina. 59,190.
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|Noun||1.||Greenville - a town in northwest South Carolina in the Piedmont|
|2.||Greenville - a city in eastern North Carolina; tobacco market|
|3.||Greenville - a town in western Mississippi on the Mississippi River to the north of Vicksburg|
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