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Santa Fe Trail Syllabification: San·ta Fe Trail

Definition of Santa Fe Trail in English:

A historic route, established in the 1820s, from St. Louis in Missouri to Santa Fe in New Mexico. Merchants and settlers used it until the Santa Fe Railroad was built in the 1870s.

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