annapolis

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Annapolis [(uh-nap-uh-lis)]

Capital of Maryland.

Note: Location of the United States Naval Academy.
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Maryland definition


State in the eastern United States bordered by Pennsylvania to the north, Delaware to the east, and Virginia and West Virginia to the south and west. Its capital is Annapolis. Baltimore is its largest city.

Note: One of the thirteen colonies.
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