A view of Chicago from Evanston.
Evanston definition by Webster's New World
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city in NE Ill., on Lake Michigan: suburb of Chicago: pop. 74,000
Origin: after Dr. John Evans, local philanthropist
Evanston definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A city of northeast Illinois on Lake Michigan north of Chicago. Mainly residential, it is the seat of Northwestern University (chartered 1851). Population: 75,500.