Definition of Cahokia in English:

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Pronunciation: /kəˈhōkēə/
A village in southwestern Illinois, across the Mississippi River from St. Louis in Missouri; population 15,103 (est. 2008). The Cahokia Mounds, major pre-Columbian earthworks, are to the northeast.

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Syllabification: Ca·ho·kia

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