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

  • The capital and largest city of Hawaii, on the southeast coast of Oahu. Honolulu's harbor was first entered by Europeans in 1794. Settlement of the area began in 1816, and the city soon gained prominence as a whaling and sandalwood port. Today it is a major tourist center. Population: 377,000.

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  • proper n. The capital of Hawaii.

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  • n. the capital and largest city of Hawaii; located on a large bay on the island of Oahu

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From Hawaiian Honolulu (Wiktionary)

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  • Thursday, February 11, 2010 at 5: 55 p.m. HONOLULU - A Honolulu man has been convicted in the death of a 23-month-old boy who was tossed from a freeway overpass two years ago.

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  • HONOLULU -- A fetus recovered from a restroom at a Honolulu park has been classified as an

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  • HONOLULU, HAWAII - Average retail gasoline prices in Honolulu have risen 1.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.47/g yesterday.

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  • Court Demands More Evidence About Accuracy Of Police Speedometers HONOLULU -- The Hawaii state Supreme Court is making it tougher to prove speeding cases, but the Honolulu prosecutor 's office says it is close to fixing the latest challenge.

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  • HONOLULU - The Honolulu Star-Advertiser on Monday started its first day as Hawaii's largest newspaper and as the lone major daily in Honolulu.

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  • HONOLULU - A Honolulu man has been convicted in the death of a 23-month-old boy who was tossed from a freeway overpass two years ago.

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  • HONOLULU - A Honolulu prosecutor says a man charged in the death of a 23-month-old boy was high on crystal meth when he tossed the boy from an overpass but his defense attorney suggested a boyfriend of the toddler's mother was responsible for the death.

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  • HONOLULU -- A Honolulu prosecutor says a man charged in the death of a 23-month-old boy was high on crystal meth when he tossed the boy from an overpass but his defense attorney suggested a boyfriend of the toddler's mother was responsible for the death.

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  • HONOLULU -- Former Honolulu Mayor Frank Fasi, who served as Honolulu mayor for 22 years and ran unsuccessfully for Hawaii governor five times, has died at home.

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  • HONOLULU, Hawaii - The top-ranked Penn State men's volleyball team improved to 2-0 with a three-game sweep of No. 10 Ohio State (30-27, 30-24, 30-19) Friday afternoon in Honolulu, Hawaii in its second match of the Outrigger Invitational.

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