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Little Rock

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishLittle RockˈLittle Rock 🔊 🔊 the capital of the US state of Arkansas. It is known especially as the place where, in 1957, the US president had to send US government soldiers to a school, because the state governor was using Arkansas state soldiers to prevent nine black children from going to a school where all the children were white. Bill clinton lived in Little Rock when he was the state governor of Arkansas, before he became president of the US.
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