Mile-High City

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Noun1.Mile-High City - the state capital and largest city of ColoradoMile-High City - the state capital and largest city of Colorado; located in central Colorado on the South Platte river
Centennial State, Colorado, CO - a state in west central United States in the Rocky Mountains
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He is taking his team to the USA to the Mile-High City, in Denver, which is 1,609metres - or a mile - above sea level for altitude training in July.
CurbStand is expanding rapidly across Denver locations in bringing cashless and on-demand valet experience to Mile-High City drivers.
Meanwhile, Rory McIlroy smashed a drive over the netting at the back of the driving range and on to a road - a carry of 370 yards - preparing for the BMW Championships in the mile-high city of Denver.
22-25, at the Sheraton Hotel in the Mile-High City.
More than 35,000 visitors from around the world will descend upon the Mile-High City for the 2008 Democratic National Convention, the economic impact of which has been estimated at $200 million.
Though Doud comes from the Mile-High City, and is used to thin air, he had to work extra hard when ``Nemo'' went to Mexico.
A slice of Eugene will be exported to Colorado next month, when Bene Gourmet Pizza expands to the Denver area and opens the first of three outlets planned for the mile-high city.
He has made the mile-high city his home ever since.
Camp professionals gathered in the Mile-High City to network with colleagues, browse a bustling exhibit hall, and participate in over one hundred educational sessions on important topics ranging from training and managing staff to behavioral communications and team building.
ACCLIMATIZING TO PPS WAS THE focus of this year's Subacute Care '99 showdown in the mile-high city.
where they meet their climatic fate in the new environmentally utopian Mile-High City.