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from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • The capital of Kentucky, in the north-central part of the state northwest of Lexington. First visited by Daniel Boone in 1770, it was chosen as capital in 1792. Population: 27,100.

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  • proper n. The capital of the state of Kentucky

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  • n. the capital of Kentucky; located in northern Kentucky
  • n. a German city; an industrial and commercial and financial center

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Examples

  • FRANKFORT - Bernard Lovely, the former chairman of the board of the embattled Blue Grass Airport, lost a gig in Frankfort this week after the General Assembly failed to confirm his appointment to the board of a state-run think tank, reports The Lexington Herald-Leader in its Saturday edition.

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  • FRANKFORT -- James Robert Smith, 87, of Frankfort, died at 4: 01 p.m. Monday, April 13, 2009, at his residence.

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  • FRANKFORT -- Shirley Mae King, 84, died at 5: 55 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, 2009, at Clinton House Health and Rehabilitation Center in Frankfort.

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  • FRANKFORT - Several hundred elderly people rallied in Frankfort on Monday against further state budget cuts in programs for the aging while lawmakers held a host of meetings to discuss Kentucky's financial woes.

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  • The group has sponsored several rallies across the country already, including ones last weekend in Frankfort, KY and Helena, MT.

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  • Robert Mitchell has resurfaced in Frankfort, Michigan with the same deception as he has had before.

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  • I Live in Frankfort, Kentucky and they're getting a lot out of the river below lock four.

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  • A pastor in Frankfort, Ky., was arrested for bringing poisonous snakes into the church service.

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  • The buzz grew over the weekend, and by yesterday the issue drew reaction from legislators in Frankfort and on gay advocacy organizations 'Web sites nationwide.

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  • We live in Frankfort, KY in a house we built about 7 years ago, on a ridge with about 11 wooded acres overlooking a beautiful, rolling valley.

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