Definition of Reno from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



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a city in the US state of Nevada near the border with California. It is famous for its casinos and in the past its easy laws attracted people who wanted to get married or divorced quickly. Reno is on the Truckee River. It was settled in 1859 and named after General Jesse Reno, a US officer in the Civil War.
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