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St. Paul's

noun
a cathedral in London, England: designed by Sir Christopher Wren.
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Saint Paul's
 
n
a cathedral in central London, built between 1675 and 1710 to replace an earlier cathedral destroyed during the Great Fire (1666): regarded as Wren's masterpiece

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Paul
masc. proper name, from L. Paulum (nom. Paulus), Roman surname of the Aemilian gens, lit. "small" (see paucity). Cf. O.Fr. Pol, It. Paolo, Sp. Pablo, Rus. Pavel.

Minnesota
originally the name of the river, from Dakota (Siouan) mnisota, lit. "cloudy water, milky water," from mni "river, stream" + sota "slightly clouded.
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St. Paul definition


The capital of Minnesota, and, with Minneapolis, one of the Twin Cities.

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