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

  • The capital of Florida, in the northwest part of the state. Originally a Native American village, it was settled by the Spanish after 1539 and founded as the capital of the Florida Territory in 1824. Population: 159,000.

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  • proper n. The state capital of Florida.

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  • n. capital of the state of Florida; located in northern Florida


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  • TALLAHASSEE -- The State Board of Education will hear from superintendents, community college representatives and nationally recognized education policy experts on Monday as part of an in-depth budget workshop being held in Tallahassee.

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  • TALLAHASSEE, FL - SEPTEMBER 07: Quarterback Jacory Harris #12 of the Miami Hurricanes celebrates victory over the Florida State Seminoles as he leaves the field at Doak Campbell Stadium on September 7, 2009 in Tallahassee, Florida.


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  • TALLAHASSEE, FL - SEPTEMBER 07: Tight end Jake Byrne #87 of the Miami Hurricanes celebrates with fans after defeating the Florida State Seminoles at Doak Campbell Stadium on September 7, 2009 in Tallahassee, Florida.



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