Dallas definition by Webster's New World
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city in NE Tex.: pop. 1,189,000
Origin: after G. M. Dallas (1792-1864), United States vice president (1845-49)
Dallas definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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A city of northeast Texas on the Trinity River east of Fort Worth. It was founded by French settlers in 1841 and became a cotton market in the 1870s. Population: 1,230,000.
Dallas - Cultural Definition
Large industrial and commercial city in northeastern Texas.