Definition of Lexington in English:


Pronunciation /ˈleksiNGtən/ /ˈlɛksɪŋtən/

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proper noun

  • 1A city in central Kentucky; population (with Fayette) 282,114 (est. 2008). It is a noted horse-breeding center.

  • 2A residential town in northeastern Massachusetts, northwest of Boston; population 30,272 (est. 2008). In 1775, it was the scene of the first battle in the American Revolution.