Hon·o·lu·lu (hŏn′ə-ll, hō′nō-)
The capital and largest city of Hawaii, on the southern coast of Oahu. It grew in the 1800s as a whaling and sandalwood port and as the seat of the royal government. Today the city is a major tourist center.
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