What is Melbourne?

  • (noun): A resort town in east central Florida.
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Melbourne ( /ˈmɛlbərn/) is the capital and most populous city in the state of Victoria, and the second most populous city in Australia. The Melbourne City Centre is the hub of the greater metropolitan area and the Census statistical division—of which "Melbourne" is the common name. As of June 2011, the greater geographical area had a population of 4.1 million. Inhabitants of Melbourne are called Melburnians or Melbournians.

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Frank Thring - Early Life
... Thring was born in Melbourne, the son of F ... Thring and Olive (née Kreitmeyer), and educated at the Melbourne Grammar School ... was the head of Efftee Studios, in Melbourne, in the 1920s and 30s, and is said to be the inventor of the clapperboard ...
Melbourne, Kentucky - Demographics
... There were 128 households out of which 21.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 45.3% were married couples living together, 15.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.3% were non-families. 23.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older ...
Frost (Australian Band)
... FROST is an Australian pop rock band formed in 1997 in Melbourne ... Frost will appear on the Sound of Melbourne Records release in 2011 ... http//soundofmelbourne.com/About.html - Sound of Melbourne (2011) by Aus Sound of Melbourne Records ...
East Richmond Railway Station, Melbourne - Station Overview - Facilities
... Due to its location at the city end of Melbourne's busiest group of railway lines a large number of services pass through East Richmond although only a limited number stop, largely ...
Epping, Victoria
... Epping is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 22 km north from Melbourne's Central Business District ... though, towards the north, lie several large hills, which provide an excellent view of Melbourne ...

More definitions of "Melbourne":

  • (noun): The capital of Victoria state and 2nd largest Australian city; a financial and commercial center.