geographical name
Flor·​i·​da | \ ˈflȯr-ə-də How to pronounce Florida (audio) , ˈflär- \

Definition of Florida

state of the southeastern U.S. bordering on the Atlantic, the Straits of Florida, and the Gulf of Mexico; capital Tallahassee area 58,664 square miles (151,940 square kilometers), population 18,801,310

Other Words from Florida

Floridian \ flə-​ˈri-​dē-​ən How to pronounce Floridian (audio) \ adjective or noun
Floridan \ ˈflȯr-​ə-​dən How to pronounce Floridan (audio) , ˈflär-​ \ adjective or noun

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“Florida.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Florida. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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