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Washington

Wash·ing·ton

Washington

 
pronunciation:
wa shIng tn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a northwestern U.S. state on the Pacific between Canada and Oregon; Washington State. (abbr.: WA)
definition 2: the capital of the United States, coextensive with the District of Columbia.
derivations: Washingtonian (adj.), Washingtonian (n.)
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Washington was named for George Washington, first president of the United States.