Panama City

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Panama City

1. A city of northwest Florida on the Gulf of Mexico east-southeast of Pensacola. It is a resort and fishing center and a port of entry.
2. See Panama.

Panama City

n
(Placename) the capital of Panama, near the Pacific entrance of the Panama Canal: developed rapidly with the building of the Panama Canal; seat of the University of Panama (1935). Pop: 950 000 (2005 est)

Pan•a•ma

(ˈpæn əˌmɑ, -ˌmɔ)

n., pl. -mas for 5.
1. a republic in S Central America. 2,778,526; 29,762 sq. mi. (77,082 sq. km).
2. Also called Panama City. the capital of Panama, at the Pacific end of the Panama Canal. 594,800.
3. Isthmus of, an isthmus between North and South America.
4. Gulf of, the portion of the Pacific in the bend of the Isthmus of Panama.
5. (sometimes l.c.) Panama hat.
Also, Pa•na•má (Sp. ˌpɑ nɑˈmɑ) (for defs. 1,2).
Pan`a•ma′ni•an (-ˈmeɪ ni ən) adj., n.
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Noun1.Panama City - a resort and fishing town on the Gulf of Mexico in northwest FloridaPanama City - a resort and fishing town on the Gulf of Mexico in northwest Florida
Everglade State, FL, Florida, Sunshine State - a state in southeastern United States between the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
2.Panama City - the capital and largest city of Panama
Panama, Republic of Panama - a republic on the Isthmus of Panama; achieved independence from Colombia in 1903