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Minneapolis


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political
Description
Located on Mississippi River's Falls of St. Anthony in SE central Minnesota; "Twin Cities" with St. Paul as region's largest economic center; named for Dakota Sioux word "minne" (water) & Greek "polis" (city); site visited by Father Hennepin in 1680.
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Thesaurus of Geographic Names (TGN)
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