Tar Heel

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Tar Heel (plural Tar Heels)

  1. A native or resident of the American state of North Carolina.
    I'm a Tar Heel born / I'm a Tar Heel bred / And when I die / I'm a Tar Heel dead.
  2. Someone associated with the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, for example as a student, alum, or sports team member, or as a fan.
    Michael Jordan is one of many Tar Heel basketball standouts.

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Tar Heel

  1. A town in Bladen County in North Carolina.