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bunkum

and buncombe (ˈbəŋkəm)
n. nonsense. That’s just plain bunkum! Your Honor, counselor’s airbrained buncombe is an insult to the court. I object!

buncombe

verb
See bunkum
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Brand A produced unpasteurized tempeh in Buncombe County and distributed it to 34 restaurants in North Carolina.
In Buncombe and Madison counties, as in the state as a whole, the labor force participation rate for women with dependent children is substantially higher than the rate for all women (75 percent of women with dependent children in the Asheville area are in the labor force; Table 2).
North Carolina state senator Herbert Hyde, from the 28th district (which includes Buncombe County, of which Asheville is the county seat), proposed an amendment to House Bill 686.
There are over 44,000 homes in Buncombe County that need similar assistance.
Monty Fuchs, director of technology, Buncombe County Schools
The plan that Sweat recommended would build 11 32bed centers across the state, one 96-bed center in Cabarrus County to replace the Stonewall Jackson Youth Center and one 64-bed center in Buncombe County.
Tonya Maxwell, a reporter for the newspaper, had written numerous articles about how the Buncombe County Sheriff's Department had handled a murder and rape investigation.
the Boat Owners Association of the United States National Office, Alexandria, Virginia; the Buncombe County Medical Society, Asheville, North Carolina; and the California Association for the Education of Young Children, Sacramento.
Moonrise Bay Vineyard in Currituck County, SilkHope Winery in Chatham County, Windy Gap Vineyards in Wilkes Count and Ritler Ridge Vineyards in Buncombe County.
Knowing that the community desired an environment-friendly facility, the Buncombe County General Services Department worked with Camp Dresser & McKee Inc.
One such end user is the Buncombe County School District in North Carolina, which encompasses 900 square miles of mountainous terrain surrounding the county seat of Asheville.
Going to Billy and Ruth Graham's home in Buncombe County is a mountaintop experience.
A few tournaments remain--notably, the Skyview Open, a professional/amateur event organized by Billy Gordenhight, which was recently held for the 35th year at the Buncombe Golf Course in Asheville, NC.
Steadfast House is operated by the Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry (ABCCM), a coalition of area churches that responds to emergency assistance needs in Asheville and Buncombe County.
Of the 146 new positions, 15 will go to Ashe County and 131 to Buncombe County.