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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Birthplace  \Birth"place`\,  n. 
  The  town,  city,  or  country,  where  a  person  is  born;  place  of 
  origin  or  birth,  in  its  more  general  sense  ``The  birthplace 
  of  valor.''  --Burns. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  birthplace 
  n  1:  the  place  where  someone  was  born  [syn:  {place  of  birth}] 
  2:  where  something  originated  or  was  nurtured  in  its  early 
  existence;  "the  birthplace  of  civilization"  [syn:  {cradle}, 
  {place  of  origin},  {provenance}] 




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