West Palm Beach

West Palm Beach

noun
a city in SE Florida: winter resort.
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city, seat (1909) of Palm Beach county, southeastern Florida, U.S. It is situated along the western shore of Lake Worth (part of the Intracoastal Waterway), a lagoon separated from the Atlantic Ocean to the east by a barrier island, about 65 miles (105 km) north of Miami. The town of Palm Beach lies opposite the city on the barrier island.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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