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Honolulu

[ hon-uh-loo-loo ]
/ ˌhɒn əˈlu lu /
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noun
a seaport in and the capital of Hawaii, on S Oahu.
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British Dictionary definitions for Honolulu

Honolulu
/ (ˌhɒnəˈluːluː) /

noun
a port in Hawaii, on S Oahu island: the state capital. Pop: 380 149 (2003 est)
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Cultural definitions for Honolulu

Honolulu

Capital of Hawaii and largest city in the state, located on the island of Oahu.

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