Spokane

geographical name Spo·kane \ spō-ˈkan \

Definition of Spokane

1 river 120 miles (193 kilometers) long in northern Idaho and eastern Washington flowing from Coeur d'Alene Lake west into the Columbia River
2 city in eastern Washington at Spokane Falls in the Spokane River population 208,916
Note: Gonzaga University is located in Spokane.

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