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The capital of Michigan, in the south-central part of the state northwest of Detroit. It is an automobile-manufacturing center and became the state capital in 1847.
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(Placename) a city in S Michigan, on the Grand River: the state capital. Pop: 118 379 (2003 est)
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(ˈlæn sɪŋ)

the capital of Michigan, in the S part. 125,736.
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Noun1.Lansing - capital of the state of MichiganLansing - capital of the state of Michigan; located in southern Michigan on the Grand River
Great Lakes State, Michigan, Wolverine State, MI - a midwestern state in north central United States in the Great Lakes region
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Lansing, let me make you acquainted with Count Vogelstein," she went on, presenting to her fellow-passenger the wearer of the straw hat and the breastpin, who shook hands with the young German as if he had never seen him before.
Lansing remarked to him with a smile which seemed to confess surreptitiously, and as if neither party could be eager, to recognition.
Lansing. "We haven't got much; we've been gone only two years."
Lansing scratched his head a little behind, with a movement that sent his straw hat forward in the direction of his nose.
The Kane County Cougars (20-15) continued the Lansing Lugnuts' (14-20) offensive struggles with their second straight win from Northwestern Medicine Field on Friday night.
TokenMarket has announced that it has named Townsend Lansing as Chief Commercial Officer of the firm, the company said.
Lansing, Michigan-based PROTO InsurTech, a business accelerator and equity investment fund led by Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP), said three new international high-tech startups have begun operating in LEAP's REO Town office.
Lansing Mayor Andy Schor has announced that an upcoming project called "Paving the Way" will trace the history of a lost neighborhood in Lansing.
MetroNet Fiber Inc., a provider of fiber-optic Internet, TV and phone service in more than 50 cities in Indiana, Illinois and Kentucky, has announced the acquisition of Lansing-based LightSpeed Fiber Communications, a fiber-optic Internet company serving Lansing, Grand Rapids, Southfield, Huntington Woods and Ypsilanti, the company said.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-February 11, 2019-MetroNet Fiber acquires Lansing's LightSpeed Fiber
The locations that are affected include Orion Assembly, Pontiac Stamping, Flint Assembly, Flint Stamping, Flint Engine, Flint Tool & Die, Lansing Delta Township Assembly, Lansing Grand River Assembly, Lansing Regional Stamping, Lansing Grand River Stamping, Warren Transmission and Warren Tech Centre.

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