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Laurens

[lawr-uh nz, lor-] /ˈlɔr ənz, ˈlɒr-/
noun
1.
Henry, 1724–92, South Carolina and U.S. Revolutionary political leader: president of the Continental Congress 1777–78.
2.
a town in central South Carolina.
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Laurens

county, northern South Carolina, U.S. It is situated in a hilly piedmont region between the Saluda River to the southwest and the Enoree River to the northeast. The county is also drained by the Reedy River. Much of the land is wooded; the eastern section lies within Sumter National Forest

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