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A city of east-central Wyoming on the North Platte River northwest of Cheyenne. It was founded in 1888 with the coming of the railroad and grew rapidly after the discovery of oil nearby.
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(ˈkæs pər)

a city in central Wyoming. 51,016.
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Noun1.Casper - a city of east central Wyoming on the North Platte river
Equality State, WY, Wyoming - a state in the western United States; mountainous in the west and north with the Great Plains in the east
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Casper did his duty, though, and succeeded in holding the man until officers handcuffed him.
Casper, a senior aircraftman at RAF Valley, appeared yesterday at Caernarfon Crown Court for sentence and was ordered to carry out 150 hours unpaid community work with costs of pounds 355.
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