What is Miami?

  • (noun): A member of the extinct Algonquian people formerly living in northern Indiana and southern Michigan.
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Miami ( /maɪˈæmi/ or /maɪˈæmə/) is a city located on the Atlantic coast in southeastern Florida and the county seat of Miami-Dade County. The 42nd largest city proper in the United States, with a population of 408,568, it is the principal, central, and most populous city of the Miami metropolitan area, and the most populous metropolis in the Southeastern United States. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Miami's metro area is the seventh most populous and fourth-largest urban area in the United States, with a population of around 5.5 million.

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1935 Yankee Hurricane - Impact
... High waves flooded Miami Beach ... Ten feet (3.5 m) of the Miami Beach causeway was eroded, and police halted traffic between Miami Beach and the mainland ... Winds shattered numerous plate glass windows in Miami's business district, while signs, roofing materials, and vegetation littered streets ...
Arrow Air
... (originally known as Arrow Air) based in Building 712 on the grounds of Miami International Airport in unincorporated Miami-Dade County, Florida, USA ... Its main base was Miami International Airport ...
2007 Buffalo Bills Season - Season Summaries - Week 10: At Miami Dolphins
... Bills 13 ... Dolphins 10 ... at Dolphin Stadium, Miami Gardens, Florida Game time 100 PM EDT Game weather 80°F (Partly Cloudy) Game attendance 70,615 Referee Bill Carollo TV announcers (CBS ... In the third quarter, the Bills began their comeback as DE Chris Kelsay sacked Miami QB Cleo Lemon in the endzone for a safety ... Later in the game, kicker Rian Lindell sealed Miami's fate as he nailed the game-winning 34-yard field goal ...
Miami, Texas - Education
... Donna Gill is the superintendent Miami Independent School District ... School web page Miami High School currently provides Spanish to seven area schools via the Texas Virtual School program ... See also other Miamis ...
Miami Bass
... Miami bass (also known as booty music or booty bass, a term that may also include other genres, such as dirty rap) is a sub-genre of hip hop music, that became popular in the 1980s and 1990s ... Music author Richie Unterberger has characterized Miami Bass as using rhythms with a "stop start flavor" and "hissy" cymbals with lyrics that "reflected the language of the streets, particularly Miami's black ... Miami bass has had a profound impact on the development of Baltimore Club, Southern rap, funk carioca, and other genres ...

More definitions of "Miami":

  • (noun): A city and resort in southeastern Florida on Biscayne Bay; the best known city in Florida; a haven for retirees and a refuge for Cubans fleeing Castro.