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

  • The capital and largest city of Idaho, in the southwest part of the state on the Boise River, about 257 km (160 mi) long. The city was founded in 1863 after gold was discovered in the river valley. Population: 199,000.

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  • proper n. The capital of the US state of Idaho

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  • n. the capital and largest city of Idaho


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