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Denver

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/ ˈdɛn vər /
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noun
John Henry Deutschendorf, 1943–97, U.S. country singer.
a city in and the capital of Colorado, in the central part.
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British Dictionary definitions for Denver

Denver
/ (ˈdɛnvə) /

noun
a city in central Colorado: the state capital. Pop: 557 478 (2003 est)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Cultural definitions for Denver

Denver

Capital of Colorado and the largest city in the state.

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Known as the “Mile-High City” because of its location at an altitude of 5,280 feet.
The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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