capital of Illinois


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Noun1.capital of Illinois - capital of the state of Illinois
IL, Illinois, Land of Lincoln, Prairie State - a midwestern state in north-central United States
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Honors students serve as peer tutors and mentors for other students with the supervision of honors program staff, and many also provide leadership for campus organizations and community service activities in the larger community Taking full advantage of the campus location in Springfield, the state capital of Illinois, UIS CAP Scholars also participate in seminars with Illinois political leaders as well as leaders from the private sector.
born Taliban member John Walker Lindh, was arrested on Wednesday in Springfield, Illinois, after he tried to set off "explosives" in a van outside a federal courthouse in Springfield, the state capital of Illinois, officials said.
Thus Springfield is the capital of Illinois,even though one Chicago happens to be the centre of population,business and culture.