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Topeka

city in Kansas, U.S.A., from Kansa (Siouan), literally "a good place to dig potatoes;" from /do/ "wild potato" + /ppi/ "good" + /ke/ "to dig."

updated on March 08, 2020

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Definitions of Topeka from WordNet

Topeka (n.)
the capital of the state of Kansas; located in eastern Kansas on the Kansas river;
Synonyms: capital of Kansas
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