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Louisville

[loo-ee-vil, -uh-vuh l] /ˈlu iˌvɪl, -ə vəl/
noun
1.
a port in N Kentucky, on the Ohio River: Kentucky Derby.
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Louisvillian
[loo-ee-vil-yuh n] /ˌlu iˈvɪl yən/ (Show IPA),
noun
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Louisville

/ˈluːɪˌvɪl/
noun
1.
a port in N Kentucky, on the Ohio River: site of the annual Kentucky Derby; university (1837). Pop: 248 762 (2003 est)
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Louisville [(looh-ee-vil, looh-uh-vuhl)]

Largest city in Kentucky.

Note: The Kentucky Derby, a famous horse race, is held there every spring.
The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
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