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A city of north-central North Carolina near Greensboro and High Point. The original towns of Winston and Salem merged in 1913 and together became a center of tobacco and textile production. Salem, the older of the two, was founded as a Moravian religious community in 1766.
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(Placename) a city in N central North Carolina: formed in 1913 by the uniting of Salem and Winston; a major tobacco manufacturing centre. Pop: 190 299 (2003 est)
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(ˈwɪn stən)

a city in N North Carolina. 153,541.
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Noun1.Winston-Salem - a city of north central North Carolina
NC, North Carolina, Old North State, Tar Heel State - a state in southeastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies
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(NYSE American: CTO) has acquired an approximately 55,000 square foot building on 7.60 acres in Winston-Salem, NC under a long-term lease to Hobby Lobby Stores Inc., for approximately USD 8.1m, or USD 147 per square foot, the company said.
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The Winston-Salem Journal reports that, starting in 2018, the fund will award a $1,000 scholarship to a Forsyth County resident who's been convicted of a crime and has served a jail or prison sentence.

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