Tuscaloosa definition by Webster's New World
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city in WC Ala., near Birmingham: pop. 78,000
Origin: ; from Choctaw, name of a chief, literally , Black Warrior ; from taska, warrior plush lusa, black
Tuscaloosa definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A city of west-central Alabama southwest of Birmingham. Established in 1819 on the site of a Creek village, it was the state capital from 1826 to 1846. Population: 83,100.