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Definition of the noun florida

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noun - plural: -

  1. a state in southeastern United States between the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
    • examples: The weather in Florida is generally moderate. | Mike has a few friends in Florida. | Bill came all the way from Florida. | John comes from Florida and his wife from California. | I have never gone to Florida. | The climate of Florida in the wintertime is milder than that of Iowa. | The swans migrate from here to Florida. | They are sufficiently well off to be able to spend each winter in Florida. | I was born in the north, but now I live in Florida. | This meant Florida had to count the votes again.
    • lexical domain: Locations - nouns denoting spatial position
    • synonyms of Florida: Everglade State / FL / Fla. / Sunshine State
    • instance of: American state = one of the 50 states of the United States
    • part of: America / the States / U.S. / U.S.A. / United States / United States of America / US / USA = North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; Gulf States = a region of the United States comprising states bordering the Gulf of Mexico
    • parts:
      • Caloosahatchee Canal = a canal that connects Lake Okeechobee with the Caloosahatchee River in southern Florida to form part of the Cross-Florida Waterway
      • Biscayne National Park = a national park in Florida having underwater coral reefs and marine life
      • Everglades National Park = a national park in Florida containing an immense subtropical wilderness with mangrove swamps and rare birds and wild animals
      • Daytona Beach = a resort town in northeast Florida on the Atlantic coast
      • Fort Lauderdale = a city in southeast Florida on the Atlantic coast to the north of Miami
      • Fort Myers = a town in southwest Florida
      • Gainesville = a university town in north central Florida
      • Jacksonville = Florida's largest city
      • Key West = a town on the westernmost of the Florida keys in the Gulf of Mexico
      • Melbourne = a resort town in east central Florida
      • Miami = a city and resort in southeastern Florida on Biscayne Bay; the best known city in Florida
      • Miami Beach = a city in southeastern Florida on an island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean
      • Orlando = a city in central Florida
      • Palm Beach = a resort town in southeast Florida on an island on the Atlantic coast
      • Panama City = a resort and fishing town on the Gulf of Mexico in northwest Florida
      • Pensacola = a town in extreme northwest Florida
      • Sarasota = a town in west central Florida on the Gulf of Mexico
      • Saint Augustine / St. Augustine = a resort city in northeastern Florida
      • Saint Petersburg / St. Petersburg = a city in western Florida on Tampa Bay
      • capital of Florida / Tallahassee = capital of the state of Florida
      • Tampa = a resort city in western Florida
      • West Palm Beach = a town in southeast Florida on the mainland opposite Palm Beach
      • Apalachicola River / Apalachicola = a river in northwestern Florida formed by the confluence of the Chattahoochee River and the Flint River at the Florida border
      • Biscayne Bay = a narrow bay formed by an inlet from the Atlantic Ocean in southeastern Florida
      • Caloosahatchee River / Caloosahatchee = a river in southern Florida that flows westerly to the Gulf of Mexico
      • Cape Canaveral / Cape Kennedy = a sandy promontory (formerly Cape Kennedy) extending into the Atlantic Ocean from a barrier island off the eastern coast of Florida
      • Everglades = a large subtropical swamp in southern Florida that is noted for its wildlife
      • Florida key / cay / key = a coral reef off the southern coast of Florida
      • Kissimmee River / Kissimmee = a river of central Florida that flows southward to Lake Okeechobee
      • Lake Okeechobee / Okeechobee = a lake in southeast Florida to the north of the Everglades
      • Okefenokee Swamp = a large swampy area of northeast Florida and southeast Georgia
      • Saint Johns River / St. Johns River / Saint Johns / St. Johns = a river in northeastern Florida that flows northward to Jacksonville and then eastward to empty into the Atlantic Ocean
      • Tampa Bay = an arm of the Gulf of Mexico in west central Florida
    • member of: Confederacy / Confederate States / Confederate States of America / Dixie / Dixieland / South = the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861

Places

  1. Florida is a state in the southeastern region of the United States, bordered to the west by the Gulf of Mexico, to the north by Alabama and Georgia, to the east by the Atlantic Ocean, and to the south by the Straits of Florida. Florida is the 22nd most extensive, the 4th most populous, and the 8th most densely populated of the 50 United States. The state capital is Tallahassee, the largest city is Jacksonville, and the largest metropolitan area is the Miami metropolitan area.
  2. Florida is a municipality of Puerto Rico located north of Ciales, south of Barceloneta, east of Arecibo, and west of Manatí. Florida is spread over one ward and Florida Pueblo. It is part of the San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo Metropolitan Statistical Area.
  3. Florida is the capital of Florida Department of Uruguay. Having a population of over 33,000, it is home to almost half of the inhabitants of the department.
  4. Florida is a village in Orange County, New York, United States. The population was 2,833 at the 2010 census estimates. It is part of the Poughkeepsie–Newburgh–Middletown, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area as well as the larger New York–Newark–Bridgeport, NY-NJ-CT-PA Combined Statistical Area. The village is located in the town of Warwick, with two small northern portions in the town of Goshen. Florida is at the convergence of Routes 17A, 25, and 94.
  5. Florida is a town in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States. It is part of the Pittsfield, Massachusetts Metropolitan Statistical Area. It is home to the east portal of the Hoosac Tunnel, as well as Whitcomb Summit, the highest point of the Mohawk Trail. Florida contains the village of Drury. At the 2010 census the town had a total population of 752.
  6. Florida is a village in Monroe County, Missouri, United States. It is located at the intersection of Missouri Route 107 and State Route U on the shores of Mark Twain Lake. The population was nine residents according to the 2000 United States Census. Following the 2010 Census the village was reported as uninhabited. The Mark Twain Birthplace State Historic Site is located in Florida, with Mark Twain State Park nearby.
  7. Florida is a village in Henry County, Ohio, United States, along the Maumee River. The population was 232 at the 2010 census.
  8. Florida is a town and municipality located in the Department of Valle del Cauca, Colombia.
  9. Florida is a town south of the Mohawk River in Montgomery County, New York, United States. The population was 2,696 in the 2010 United States Census. The town was named after the state of Florida. It is located in the eastern end of Montgomery County and is south of the City of Amsterdam, which it borders.
  10. Florida is a municipality and city in the Camagüey Province of Cuba. It is located 40 km north-west of Camagüey, along the Carretera Central highway. The city was established in 1907, and the municipality was established in 1924.
  11. Florida a.k.a. Florida Department: Florida is a department of Uruguay. Its capital is Florida. It is located in the south of the central part of the country with Durazno Department to its north, the departments of Treinta y Tres and Lavalleja to its east, Canelones Department to its south and the departments of Flores and San José to its west.
  12. Florida is a Barcelona Metro station in the municipality of L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, served by L1. The station opened in 1987 as part of the newly built extension of the subway line further into L'Hospitalet. It's located underneath avinguda Catalunya between carrer Ceravalls and carrer Mimoses. Its platforms are 98 m. long.
  13. Florida is a station on Line B of the Buenos Aires Underground.
  14. Florida is an unincorporated community in Lafayette Township, Madison County, Indiana.

There are other places with in their name, like La Florida, Florida Keys, Florida Hills, South Florida, Villa Florida, Florida Gators, Central Florida, Florida College, Seville Florida, Spanish Florida, Florida Aquarium, Florida Township, Legoland Florida, Villa La Florida, Florida Panhandle, Hoërskool Florida, Indianola Florida, Florida de Liébana.

Music

  1. "Florida": "Florida, Where the Sawgrass Meets the Sky" is the official anthem of the State of Florida. Originally written as a replacement for the state song, "Old Folks at Home", it was instead designated as the state's official anthem in 2008.
  2. "Florida" is the debut full-length studio album by producer and DJ Diplo, released in 2004 on the Big Dada label. Florida was pressed twice: first with a CD and a second time with a CD and DVD created by System D-128.
  3. "Florida" is an album by Sofia Talvik and was released 2010.
    • released on (5 years ago)
  4. "Florida" is a musical album of Jussu Pöyhönen.
    • released in (17 years ago)
  5. "Florida" is a musical album of Lost Reflection.
    • released in (4 years ago)
  6. "Florida" is a musical EP of The Changes.
    • released on (8 years ago)
  7. "Florida" is a composition.
  8. "Florida" is a musical single of Mount Pleasant.
    • released on (5 years ago)
  9. "Florida" is a musical album of David-Ivar Herman Düne.
    • released in (17 years ago)
  10. "Florida" is a musical album of Dan Gibson.
    • released on (19 years ago)
  11. "Florida" is a musical single of Aberdeen.
    • released in (11 years ago)
  12. "Florida" is a composition.

Writings

  1. "Florida" is a book written by Christine Schutt.
    • language: English Language
    • released in (13 years ago)
    • award: - National Book Award for Fiction nomination for Christine Schutt
  2. "Florida" is a book by Paul Strathern.
    • also known as "Florida (Versatile Guides)"
    • genre: Travel
    • subjects: North America, United States of America, Florida
  3. "Florida" is a book by Gloria Jahoda.
    • subjects: Florida, History of the Americas, History

Miscellanea

Florida is a ballet in 3 Acts-5 Scenes, with choreography by Marius Petipa and music by Cesare Pugni. The libretto is by Marius Petipa.

Phrases with Florida

Phrases starting with the word Florida:

  1. Florida Gar
  2. florida key
  3. Florida Yam
  4. florida yew
  5. Florida Balm
  6. florida bean
  7. Florida Cone
  8. Florida Dock
  9. Florida Mice
  10. Florida Room
  11. Florida Anise
  12. Florida Aspen
  13. Florida Bluet

Phrases ending with the word Florida:

  1. Poa Florida
  2. Duva florida
  3. Gyas Florida
  4. Rosa Florida
  5. Saba Florida
  6. Vioa Florida
  7. Chama florida

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Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Florida

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Google previewTargeted Reading Intervention

Florida is the southernmost state in the continental United States. Year-round warm weather is why many people come to...

Google previewInterface (2011)

A Guide for Professionals Supporting the Criminal Justice System by Paul R. Laska

Florida is the fourth most populous state. It contains major tourist attractions – the Orlando entertainment...

Commercially, Florida is a major hub for international trade, ...

Google previewPaul Harary and Douglas Zemsky: Securities and Exchange Commission Litigation Complaint

Paul Harary~ age 42, ofBoca Raton, Florida is a private investor. 6. Douglas Zemsky, age 43, ofHallendale, Florida is a private investor who was associated with the DC Capital Group, LLC., and was also in the business ofacquiring, ." cleaning ...

Google previewFarmers' Bulletin (1954)

For beans for marketing fresh, Florida is the leading State, but North Carolina, New York. Louisiana, New Jersey, California. South Carolina ...

Google previewChesapeake Bay to Florida Cruising Guide, 6th edition (2016)

Cape May, NJ to Fernandina Beach, FL Detailed Coverage of the Intracoastal Waterway by Maptech

The Embassy Cruising Guide Chesapeake Bay to Florida is a must for recreational boaters traveling the waters of the Sunshine State's coasts and islands, with coverage extending all the way to Mobile Bay, Alabama.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Mississippi Indians (2000)

by Donald Ricky

Though rumor suggests that they can be found among the North Carolina Cherokees and the present Florida Seminoles, none have yet been among these peoples. The Yuchi who were removed with the Creeks to Indian Territory in the early ...

Google previewThe New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture (2014)

Volume 7: Foodways by John T. Edge

(Florida State Archives) Grown in every state across the South, peaches are a. cycle of booms and busts in the decades after the Civil War, with up to as many as 5 million boxes shipped just before the devastating freeze of 1894–95. Before ...

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Quotes about Florida

The Florida State League was considered the top A-league back then. You played in the spring training parks of major league teams, traveled throughout some great cities in Florida, and the pay was the best in A-ball. (Jim Evans)
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Scrabble value of F4L1O1R1I1D2A1

The value of this 7-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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