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

  • The capital and largest city of Colorado, in the north-central part of the state on the South Platte River. It was settled by gold prospectors in 1858 and became territorial capital in 1867. Population: 567,000.

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

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the state capital and largest city of Colorado; located in central Colorado on the South Platte river


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