Kansas City

geographical name

Definition of Kansas City

1 city in northeastern Kansas adjacent to Kansas City, Missouri population 145,786
2 city on the Missouri River in western Missouri; the state's most populous city population 459,787

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“Kansas City.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kansas%20City. Accessed 23 January 2020.

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