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Definition of a Cairo

Cairo

noun

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  • One hypothesis is that the term comes from the region of southern Illinois known as "Little Egypt." One of its towns is Cairo. It is far away from Chicago both geographically and culturally.

    Last edited on Mar 02 2013. Submitted by fowler j. from Kansas City, MO, USA on Jul 29 1998.

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