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A city of northeast Florida on the Atlantic coast north-northeast of Orlando. Its hard, white beach, now lined with hotels, was once the site of automobile speed trials and races. Races are now held at Daytona's inland speedway.
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(Placename) a city in NE Florida, on the Atlantic: a resort with a beach of hard white sand, used since 1903 for motor speed trials. Pop: 64 581 (2003 est)
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Day•to′na Beach′(deɪˈtoʊ nə)
a city in NE Florida: seashore resort. 60,560.
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|Noun||1.||Daytona Beach - a resort town in northeast Florida on the Atlantic coast; hard white beaches have been used for automobile speed trials|
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