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Pensacola

[pen-suh-koh-luh]
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noun
  1. a seaport in NW Florida, on Pensacola Bay.
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Pensacola

name of a Muskogean tribe, from Choctaw, literally "hair-people," from pashi "hair of the head" + oklah "people."

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