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Columbus

Syllabification: Co·lum·bus
Pronunciation: /kəˈləmbəs
 
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Definition of Columbus in English:

1An industrial city in western Georgia, on the Chattahoochee River, noted as a textile center; population 186,984 (est. 2008).
2An industrial city in south central Indiana; population 40,001 (est. 2008).
3A city in eastern Mississippi, on the Tombigbee River; population 23,798 (est. 2008).
4A city in eastern Nebraska, southwest of Lincoln, where the Loup and Platte rivers meet; pop: 21,595 (est. 2008).
5The capital of Ohio, in the central part of the state; population 754,885 (est. 2008).

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