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St. Paul

Pronunciation: /ˌsānt ˈpôl/
The capital of Minnesota, on the Mississippi River adjacent to Minneapolis with which it forms the Twin Cities metropolitan area; population 279,590 (est. 2008). First settled in 1838, it prospered as a trading center and became the state capital in 1858.

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