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

  • A city of southwest Australia near the Indian Ocean. Founded in 1829, it grew rapidly after the discovery of gold in the region in the 1890s. Population: 1,450,000.
  • A burgh of central Scotland on the Tay River north-northwest of Edinburgh. It was the capital of Scotland from the 11th to the mid-15th century. Population: 43,600.

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  • proper n. The state capital of Western Australia.
  • proper n. A town in central Scotland.
  • proper n. A small town in Tasmania.

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

  • n. the state capital of Western Australia

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