Chickasha

Chickasha

[chik-uh-shey]
noun
a city in central Oklahoma.
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city, seat (1907) of Grady county, central Oklahoma, U.S., on the Washita River, southwest of Oklahoma City. Founded in 1892 near a Rock Island Railroad stop, it was named for an Indian tribe and populated largely by Kiowa and Comanche Indians until 1901, when the area was opened to white settlement

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