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 (gānz′vĭl′, -vəl)
A city of north-central Florida southwest of Jacksonville. It is the seat of the University of Florida (founded 1853).


(ˈgeɪnz vɪl)

a city in N Florida. 86,230.
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Noun1.Gainesville - a university town in north central 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
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A Florida doctor was captured in a video yelling at a patient, Jessica Stipe, when she complained to him of long waiting time at a clinic in Gainesville.
The company recently completed the acquisition of a 300,000-square-foot building in Gainesville Industrial Park South at 1215 Palmour Drive in Gainesville-Hall County.
S presence is expected to bring some 400 new jobs to the Gainesville area beginning late this summer.
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Regional affiliate of American Airlines Inc (NYSE:AMR) American Eagle Airlines on Friday announced that it has begun non-stop services between Miami International Airport and Gainesville Regional Airport.
American Eagle Airlines, a US-based airline company and a subsidiary of AMR Corporation (NYSE:AMR), has announced new non-stop jet service between Miami International Airport (MIA) and Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV) in Gainesville, Florida, US.
When Rachael Valentine exited the ladies' room of a Perkins Restaurant in Gainesville, Fla.
We are happy to say that two societies became affiliated in 2008, The Austin Bromeliad Society from Texas and The Gainesville Bromeliad Society from Florida.
CH2M HILL has been selected by Gainesville Regional Utilities to partner with Babcock Power Environmental Inc.
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland, USA; ([dagger]) Department of Defense Global Emerging Infections Surveillance and Response System, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA; ([double dagger]) World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland; ([section]) World Health Organization, Cairo, Egypt; ([paragraph]) Food and Agricultural Organization, Rome, Italy; and (#) United States Department of Agriculture, Gainesville, Florida, USA
Aaron: We had played a show with this fucking amazing Gainesville band called Love You Dead, and the place we were playing offered us either money from the door or free booze.
From scratch, he's managed to build a nice little empire for himself, including the original scrap yard in Denton, another yard in Gainesville and a retail store in Denton.