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[kuh-hoh-kee-uh] /kəˈhoʊ ki ə/
a city in SW Illinois. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • All the remaining inhabitants were detailed to garrison Kaskaskia and Cahokia.

    The Conquest Eva Emery Dye
  • This is supposed to have been the commencement of the villages of Kaskaskia and Cahokia, in 1683.

  • Had the British forces immediately pushed on, this same scene might have been repeated at Kaskaskia and Cahokia.

    The Old Northwest Frederic Austin Ogg
  • Cahokia and Vincennes soon quietly succumbed to his influence.

    Chronicles of Border Warfare Alexander Scott Withers
  • I met Donnelly at Cahokia a short time ago, and we spoke of you, Simon.

  • The surprise and conquest of Cahokia by Bowman and his men was like that of Kaskaskia.

    The Crossing Winston Churchill
  • Thousands of them could reach St. Louis or Cahokia from their homes in five or six days.

    The Conquest Eva Emery Dye
  • Twenty stands of colors for 170 men, counting those who had come from Cahokia.

    The Crossing Winston Churchill
  • Passed a small village called Cahokia, a miserable, dirty little hole.

  • "Let us tell the good news to Cahokia," was their next glad cry.

    The Conquest Eva Emery Dye

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