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A city of west-central Florida on Tampa Bay, an inlet of the Gulf of Mexico. Established as a fort in 1824, the city developed as a cattle center and port of entry.
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(Placename) a port and resort in W Florida, on Tampa Bay (an arm of the Gulf of Mexico): two universities. Pop: 317 647 (2003 est)
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a city in W Florida, on Tampa Bay. 285,206.
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|Noun||1.||Tampa - a resort city in western Florida; located on Tampa Bay on the Gulf of Mexico|
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