meaning of capital of the united states

capital of the united states meaning in General Dictionary

the administrative centre of united states of america into the District of Columbia and a tourist mecca; George Washington commissioned Charles L'Enfant to construct the city in 1791


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WASHINGTON, a city and the capital of the United States of America, coterminous with the District of Columbia, on the north-east bank of the Potomac river at the head of tide and navigation, 40 m.

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