Baltimore

biographical name (1)
Bal·​ti·​more | \ ˈbȯl-tə-ˌmȯr How to pronounce Baltimore (audio) , -mər How to pronounce Baltimore (audio) \

Definition of Baltimore

 (Entry 1 of 3)

David 1938–     American microbiologist

Baltimore

biographical name (2)

Definition of Baltimore (Entry 2 of 3)

Baron — see George calvert

Baltimore

geographical name
Bal·​ti·​more | \ ˈbȯl-tə-ˌmȯr How to pronounce Baltimore (audio) , -mər; ˈbȯlt-mər; by residents usually ˈbȯl-tē-ˌmȯr or ˈbȯl-mər How to pronounce Baltimore (audio) \

Definition of Baltimore (Entry 3 of 3)

city and port on the estuary of the Patapsco River in north central Maryland population 620,961

Note: Baltimore is by far Maryland's most populous city.

Other Words from Baltimore

Geographical name

Baltimorean \ ˌbȯl-​tə-​ˈmȯr-​ē-​ən How to pronounce Baltimore (audio) \ noun

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“Baltimore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Baltimore. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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