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The capital of Florida, in the northwest part of the state. Near the site of a former Native American village and a Spanish mission, it was selected as the location for the territorial capital in 1824 because it was midway between Pensacola and St. Augustine.


(Placename) a city in N Florida, capital of the state: two universities. Pop: 153 938 (2003 est)


(ˌtæl əˈhæs i)

the capital of Florida, in the N part. 136,812.
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Noun1.Tallahassee - capital of the state of Florida; located in northern 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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