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Oak Ridge or Oakridge may refer to:

Places

In Canada

  • Oak Ridges (disambiguation) may refer to a number of places in Canada
  • Oakridge, Calgary, Alberta, a neighbourhood
  • Oakridge, Toronto, Ontario, a neighbourhood
  • Oakridge, Vancouver, British Columbia, a neighbourhood
  • Oakridge, London, Ontario, a neighbourhood

In the United Kingdom

  • Oakridge, Gloucestershire, England
  • Oakridge, Hampshire, England

In the United States of America

Art, entertainment, and media

  • The Oak Ridge Boys, a U.S. country music band

Computing and technology

  • ORACLE (computer) (Oak Ridge Automatic Computer and Logical Engine)

Science

  • K-25, the Oak Ridge Gaseous Diffusion Plant which was located at the Clinton Engineer Works in Oak Ridge, Tennessee; a former uranium enrichment facility of the Manhattan Project
  • Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Oak Ridge Observatory, astronomical observatory at Harvard University

Ships

  • USS Oak Ridge (ARDM-1), a World War II U.S. naval vessel used as a floating dry dock
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