from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- The capital of Maryland, in the central part of the state on an inlet of Chesapeake Bay south-southeast of Baltimore. Settled in 1649, it was the site of the Annapolis Convention in 1786, which led to the federal Constitutional Convention of 1787. The U.S. Naval Academy, founded in 1845, is in Annapolis. Population: 36,400.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. The capital of the state of Maryland
- proper n. The United States Naval Academy, located in the above city.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. state capital of Maryland; site of the United States Naval Academy
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