Florida

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geographical name Flor·i·da \ˈflȯr-ə-də, ˈflär-\

Definition of Florida

  1. 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

Floridian

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Floridan

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FLORIDA Defined for English Language Learners

Florida

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geographical name

Definition of Florida for English Language Learners

  • : state of the U.S.

  • the Straits of Florida : area of water connecting the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean

  • the Florida Keys : group of islands in the U.S., in Florida



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