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The capital of South Dakota, in the central part of the state on the Missouri River. Originally a small trading center, it thrived after the coming of the railroad and was chosen as state capital in 1889.
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(Placename) a city in central South Dakota, capital of the state, on the Missouri River. Pop: 13 939 (2003 est)
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the capital of South Dakota, in the central part, on the Missouri River. 11,973.
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