Las Vegas

[ lahs -vey-guhs ]
/ lɑs ˈveɪ gəs /

noun

a city in SE Nevada.
a city in central New Mexico.

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British Dictionary definitions for Las Vegas

Las Vegas
/ (læs ˈveɪɡəs) /

noun

a city in SE Nevada: famous for luxury hotels and casinos. Pop: 517 017 (2003 est)
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Cultural definitions for Las Vegas

Las Vegas

City in southern Nevada.

notes for Las Vegas

A famous gambling and entertainment center.
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