- a city in and the capital of Indiana, in the central part.
- RobertRobert Clarke, born 1928, U.S. painter of pop art.
- a state in the central United States: a part of the Midwest. 36,291 sq. mi. (93,995 sq. km). Capital: Indianapolis. Abbreviation: IN (for use with zip code), Ind.
- a city in W central Pennsylvania.
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- a city in central Indiana: the state capital. Pop: 783 438 (2003 est)
- a state of the N central US, in the Midwest: consists of an undulating plain, with sand dunes and lakes in the north and limestone caves in the south. Capital: Indianapolis. Pop: 6 195 643 (2003 est). Area: 93 491 sq km (36 097 sq miles)Abbreviation: Ind, (with zip code) IN
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Word Origin and History for indianapolis
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Capital of Indiana and largest city in the state.
Known for a five-hundred-mile automobile race (the Indianapolis [Indy] 500) held each year in late May.
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