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Baltimore Syllabification: Bal·ti·more
Pronunciation: /ˈbôltəmôr/

Definition of Baltimore in English:

A seaport in northern Maryland, the largest city in Maryland, on Chesapeake Bay; population 636,919 (est. 2008).


Named after George Calvert, the first Baron Baltimore (circa1580–1632), who in 1632 obtained a grant of land for the colony that later became Maryland.

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