from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of northeast Florida on the St. Johns River near the Atlantic Ocean and the Georgia border. Settled in 1816, it is a major port and manufacturing center and the largest city in Florida. Population: 795,000.
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- proper n. Name for a number of cities and towns in the United States, including the largest city in Florida.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. Florida's largest city; a port and important commercial center in northeastern Florida
From Jackson + ville; most are named for a person with the surname of Jackson, including many named for former United States President Andrew Jackson. (Wiktionary)