Origin of independence
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1. See freedom.
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- a city in W Missouri, near Kansas City: starting point for the Santa Fe, Oregon, and California Trails (1831–44). Pop: 112 079 (2003 est)
- the state or quality of being independentAlso called: independency
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Word Origin and History for pre-independence
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City in western Missouri.
Beginning of the Santa Fe Trail, used by settlers moving west.
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