Definitions for jacksonvilleˈdʒæk sənˌvɪl
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a seaport in NE Florida, on the St. John's River. 679,792.
Category: Geography (places)
Florida's largest city; a port and important commercial center in northeastern Florida
Name for a number of cities and towns in the United States, including the largest city in Florida.
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
1, the chief seat of commerce (17) in Florida State, is situated on St. John's River, some 20 m. from its mouth; is a busy railway centre, and has an active river trade in lumber, cotton, fruits, &c., and is a health resort. 2, Capital (13) of Morgan County, Illinois, is pleasantly situated on a fertile plain, 34 m. SW. of Springfield; is noted as an educational centre, and for its many charity asylums; its manufactures embrace woollens, paper, &c.
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