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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Lexington(noun)

    town in eastern Massachusetts near Boston where the first battle of the American Revolution was fought

  2. Lexington(noun)

    a city in eastern Kentucky; noted for raising thoroughbred horses

  3. Lexington, Concord, Lexington and Concord(noun)

    the first battle of the American Revolution (April 19, 1775)

Wiktionary

  1. Lexington(ProperNoun)

    Any number of places in the USA, see Wikipedia:Lexington

  2. Lexington(ProperNoun)

    The battle of Lexington, one of the first battles in the American Revolutionary War, see Wikipedia:Battles of Lexington and Concord

Freebase

  1. Lexington

    Lexington is the second-largest city in Kentucky and the 62nd largest in the US. Known as the "Thoroughbred City" and the "Horse Capital of the World", it is located in the heart of Kentucky's Bluegrass region. In the 2012 US Census Estimate the city's population was 305,489, anchoring a metropolitan area of 472,099 people and a Combined Statistical Area of 687,173 people. Lexington ranks tenth among US cities in college education rate, with 39.5% of residents having at least a bachelor's degree. It is the location of the Kentucky Horse Park, Keeneland race course, The Red Mile race course, Rupp Arena, the nation's largest basketball arena, Transylvania University, the University of Kentucky and Bluegrass Community & Technical College.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. lexington

    A township of Middlesex Co., Mass., 11 miles northwest from Boston. The first battle in the war between Great Britain and her revolted colonies in North America was fought here on April 19, 1775, and ended disastrously for the British.

  2. lexington

    A village of Lafayette township, Mo., on the right bank of the Missouri River. In September, 1861, a body of Federal troops under Col. Mulligan were here captured by the Confederate general Price. The town was retaken by the Federals in October following. In October, 1864, an indecisive engagement took place here between the armies of Gens. Price and Blunt.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of LEXINGTON in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of LEXINGTON in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of LEXINGTON in a Sentence

  1. Jack Waiboer:

    More hogs are sacrificed daily in the name of great barbecue in Lexington than any other place on the planet.

  2. Elizabeth Outland Branner:

    Considering the events of the past weekend, Stephanie felt it best, that for the continued success of Main Street Lexington, she should step aside.

  3. Paul Allen:

    To pay tribute to the USS Lexington and the brave men that served on her is an honor, as Americans, all of us owe a debt of gratitude to everyone who served and who continue to serve our country for their courage, persistence and sacrifice.

  4. Kevin Golden:

    This morning, Twitter locked our account for posting the video of real-world, violent threats made against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, this is the problem with the speech police in America today : The Lexington-Herald can attack Mitch with cartoon tombstones of The Lexington-Herald opponents. But we can't mock it.

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