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  1. Mi·am·i
    IPA[mīˈamē]
  2. noun

    • 1. a member of a North American people formerly living mainly in Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin and more recently inhabiting areas of Ohio, Kansas, and Oklahoma.

    • 2. the dialect of Illinois (an Algonquian language) of the Miami.

    adjective

    • 1. relating to the Miami or their language.

  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: Miami, plural noun: Miami

    • a city and port in southeastern Florida; population 413,201 (est. 2008). Its subtropical climate and miles of beaches make this and the resort island of Miami Beach, separated from the mainland by Biscayne Bay, a year-round holiday resort.
    • noun

      a member of a North American people formerly living mainly in Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin and more recently inhabiting areas of Ohio, Kansas, and Oklahoma.

      the dialect of Illinois formerly spoken by the Miami but now extinct.

    • adjective

      relating to the Miami or their language.
    • a city and port in south-eastern Florida; population 413,201 (est. 2008). Its subtropical climate and miles of beaches make this and the resort island of Miami Beach, separated from the mainland by Biscayne Bay, a year-round holiday resort.
    • a city in southeastern Florida, on the Atlantic Ocean, across Biscayne Bay from Miami; population 84,633 (est. 2008).
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