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Saint Lou·is

 (sānt lo͞o′ĭs)
An independent city of eastern Missouri on the Mississippi River just south of its confluence with the Missouri River. The largest city in the state, it was founded by French fur traders in 1764 and developed as a port and commercial center in the 1800s.
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Saint Louis

(ˈlʊɪs)
n
(Placename) a port in E Missouri, on the Mississippi River near its confluence with the Missouri: the largest city in the state; university; major industrial centre. Pop: 332 223 (2003 est)
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Noun1.Saint Louis - king of France and son of Louis VIIISaint Louis - king of France and son of Louis VIII; he led two unsuccessful Crusades; considered an ideal medieval king (1214-1270)
2.Saint Louis - the largest city in MissouriSaint Louis - the largest city in Missouri; a busy river port on the Mississippi River near its confluence with the Missouri River; was an important staging area for wagon trains westward in the 19th century
Missouri, Show Me State, MO - a midwestern state in central United States; a border state during the American Civil War, Missouri was admitted to the Confederacy without actually seceding from the Union
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Washington University in Saint Louis, Saint Louis, Mo., www.wustl.edu
Louis, Saint Louis Art Museum and Washington University.