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1. Underwear Capital of the World: An old nickname for Knoxville for its former prominence in the textile industry. At one point Knoxville had 20 text...  
2. Knoxvillian: "Knoxvillian" is what a Knoxville native is called.  
3. UTK: UTK is a popular acronym for the University of Tennessee's main campus in Knoxville.  
4. UT: Acronym for the University of Tennessee, not to be confused with the University of Texas at Austin, which is also k...  
 
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