Washington

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Wash·ing·ton | \ˈwȯ-shiŋ-tən, ˈwä-, chiefly Midland also ˈwȯr- or ˈwär-\

Definition of Washington 

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Book*er \ˈbu̇-kər \ Tal*ia*ferro \ˈtä-lə-vər—sic \ 1856–1915 American educator

Washington

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Definition of Washington (Entry 2 of 3)

George 1732–1799 American general; 1st president of the U.S. (1789–97)

Washington

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Wash·ing·ton | \ˈwȯ-shiŋ-tən, ˈwä-, chiefly Midland also ˈwȯr-shiŋ- or ˈwär-\

Definition of Washington (Entry 3 of 3)

1 state in the northwestern U.S. bordering the Pacific Ocean, the Strait of Juan de Fuca, Puget Sound, the Strait of Georgia, and British Columbia, Canada; capital Olympia area 68,192 square miles (177,299 square kilometers), population 6,724,540

2 city and capital of the U.S., coextensive with the District of Columbia and often referred to as Washington, D.C. population 601,723

3 — see teraina

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Washingtonian \ˌwȯ-shiŋ-ˈtō-nē-ən, ˌwä-, ˌwȯr-, ˌwär-, -nyən \ adjective

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Washingtonian \ˌwȯ-shiŋ-ˈtō-nē-ən, ˌwä-, -nyən \ adjective or noun

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