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Springfield Syllabification: Spring·field
Pronunciation: /ˈspriNGfēld/

Definition of Springfield in English:

1The state capital of Illinois; population 117,352 (est. 2008). It was the home and burial place of Abraham Lincoln.
2A city in southwestern Massachusetts, on the Connecticut River; population 150,640 (est. 2008). It was first settled in 1636.
3A city in southwestern Missouri, on the northern edge of the Ozark Mountains; population 156,206 (est. 2008).
4A city in west central Ohio, west of Columbus and northeast of Dayton; population 62,269 (est. 2008).
5A city in western Oregon, on the Willamette River, an eastern suburb of Eugene; population 57,224 (est. 2008).
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