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5 definitions found
 for Tupelo
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Tupelo \Tu"pe*lo\, n. [Tupelo, or tupebo, the native American
     Indian name.] (Bot.)
     A North American tree ({Nyssa multiflora) of the Dogwood
     family, having brilliant, glossy foliage and acid red
     berries. The wood is crossgrained and very difficult to
     split. Called also black gum, sour gum, and pepperidge.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Largo tupelo, or Tupelo gum (Bot.), an American tree
        ({Nyssa uniflora) with softer wood than the tupelo.
  
     Sour tupelo (Bot.), the Ogeechee lime.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  tupelo
      n 1: pale soft wood of a tupelo tree especially the water gum
      2: any of several gum trees of swampy areas of North America
         [syn: tupelo, tupelo tree]
      3: a town in northeast Mississippi

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Tupelo, AR -- U.S. town in Arkansas
     Population (2000):    177
     Housing Units (2000): 93
     Land area (2000):     0.311330 sq. miles (0.806342 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    0.311330 sq. miles (0.806342 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            70340
     Located within:       Arkansas (AR), FIPS 05
     Location:             35.391629 N, 91.229278 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):    
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Tupelo, AR
      Tupelo
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Tupelo, OK -- U.S. city in Oklahoma
     Population (2000):    377
     Housing Units (2000): 178
     Land area (2000):     0.401438 sq. miles (1.039719 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    0.401438 sq. miles (1.039719 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            75050
     Located within:       Oklahoma (OK), FIPS 40
     Location:             34.603133 N, 96.420531 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     74572
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Tupelo, OK
      Tupelo
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Tupelo, MS -- U.S. city in Mississippi
     Population (2000):    34211
     Housing Units (2000): 14551
     Land area (2000):     51.105468 sq. miles (132.362550 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.318565 sq. miles (0.825079 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    51.424033 sq. miles (133.187629 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            74840
     Located within:       Mississippi (MS), FIPS 28
     Location:             34.259585 N, 88.725885 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     38801
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Tupelo, MS
      Tupelo
  

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