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Bismarck

Syllabification: Bis·marck
Pronunciation: /ˈbizmärk
 
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Definition of Bismarck in English:

The capital of North Dakota, in the south central part of the state, on the Missouri River; population 60,389 (est. 2008). It took the name of German Chancellor Bismarck in order to attract German capital for railroad building.

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