Galveston

geographical name
Gal·​ves·​ton | \ ˈgal-və-stən How to pronounce Galveston (audio) \

Definition of Galveston

city in southeastern Texas population 47,743

Note: Galveston is located on Galveston Island, which is 30 miles (48 kilometers) long , at the entrance to Galveston Bay, an inlet of the Gulf of Mexico.

Other Words from Galveston

Galvestonian \ ˌgal-​və-​ˈstō-​nē-​ən How to pronounce Galveston (audio) , -​nyən \ noun

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“Galveston.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Galveston. Accessed 12 Apr. 2021.

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