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  1. a city in SW Illinois.
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Examples from the Web for cahokia

Historical Examples

  • Cahokia and Vincennes soon quietly succumbed to his influence.

    Chronicles of Border Warfare

    Alexander Scott Withers

  • This is supposed to have been the commencement of the villages of Kaskaskia and Cahokia, in 1683.

  • Cahokia was captured shortly afterwards, without difficulty.

  • It will be seen that these dimensions throw the great mound at Cahokia into the shade.

  • Twenty stands of colors for 170 men, counting those who had come from Cahokia.

    The Crossing

    Winston Churchill