- a city in W Missouri, at the confluence of the Kansas and Missouri rivers.
- a city in NE Kansas, adjacent to Kansas City, Mo.
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- a city in W Missouri, at the confluence of the Missouri and Kansas Rivers: important centre of livestock and meat-packing industry. Pop: 442 768 (2003 est)
- a city in NE Kansas, adjacent to Kansas City, Missouri. Pop: 145 757 (2003 est)
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A commercial, industrial, and cultural center, Kansas City was the starting point for many western expeditions.
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