- an inland port in N central California, capital of the state at the confluence of the American and Sacramento Rivers: became a boom town in the gold rush of the 1850s. Pop: 445 335 (2003 est)
- a river in N California, flowing generally south to San Francisco Bay. Length: 615 km (382 miles)
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Sac•ra•men•to (sak′rə men′tō),USA pronunciation n.
- Place Namesa port in and the capital of California, in the central part, on the Sacramento River. 275,741.
- Place Namesa river flowing S from N California to San Francisco Bay. 382 mi. (615 km) long.
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Sacramento /ˌsækrəˈmɛntəʊ/ n
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