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

  • A city of north-central Kentucky on the Ohio River west of Lexington. On the site of a fort built by George Rogers Clark in 1778, it is a port of entry and a major industrial, financial, and marketing center. Population: 554,000.

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  • proper n. A city in Kentucky.

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  • n. the largest city in Kentucky; located in north central Kentucky on the Ohio river; site of the Kentucky Derby

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