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A city of southeast Florida northwest of Miami. It is noted especially for its racetrack (established 1931), which encircles a lake with flamingos.
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(Placename) a city in SE Florida, near Miami: racetrack. Pop: 226 401 (2003 est)
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(ˌhaɪ əˈli ə)

a city in SE Florida, near Miami: racetrack. 204,684.
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