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champaign


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Champaign  \Cham*paign"\,  n.  [OF.  champaigne;  same  word  as 
  campagne.] 
  A  flat,  open  country. 
 
  Fair  champaign,  with  less  rivers  interveined.  --Milton. 
 
  Through  Apline  vale  or  champaign  wide.  --Wordsworth. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Champaign  \Cham*paign"\,  a. 
  Flat;  open  level. 
 
  A  wide,  champaign  country,  filled  with  herds. 
  --Addison. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  champaign 
  n  :  extensive  tract  of  level  open  land;  "they  emerged  from  the 
  woods  onto  a  vast  open  plain";  "he  longed  for  the  fields 
  of  his  youth"  [syn:  {plain},  {field}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Champaign,  IL  (city,  FIPS  12385) 
  Location:  40.11300  N,  88.26495  W 
  Population  (1990):  63502  (25996  housing  units) 
  Area:  33.5  sq  km  (land),  0.1  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  61820,  61821 




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