from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • A city of central Florida east-northeast of Tampa. Originally a trade and processing center for cattle and oranges, it is now known for its aerospace industry and an extensive tourism and entertainment complex including theme parks and movie studios.

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  • proper noun A male given name of Italian origin, equivalent to Roland.
  • proper noun A surname derived from the given name.
  • proper noun A city in Florida, see Wikipedia:Orlando, Florida.

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  • noun a city in central Florida; site of Walt Disney World


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