Gainesville definition by Webster's New World
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city in NC Fla.: pop. 95,000
Origin: after Genesis E. P. Gaines (1777-1849)
Gainesville definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A city of north-central Florida southwest of Jacksonville. The University of Florida (founded 1853) is important to its economy. Population: 109,000.