Melbourne

geographical name
Mel·​bourne | \ ˈmel-bərn How to pronounce Melbourne (audio) \

Definition of Melbourne

1 city and port on Port Phillip Bay in southeastern Australia metropolitan area population 3,707,530

Note: Melbourne is the capital of Victoria.

2 city in eastern Florida on the Indian River south-southwest of Cape Canaveral population 76,068

Other Words from Melbourne

Melbournian or Melburnian \ mel-​ˈbər-​nē-​ən How to pronounce Melburnian (audio) \ noun

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“Melbourne.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Melbourne. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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