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A city of southwest Kansas on the Arkansas River west of Wichita. It was a major railroad shipping point for Texas cattle in the 1880s and gained notoriety for its lawlessness.
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(Placename) a city in SW Kansas, on the Arkansas River: famous as a frontier town on the Santa Fe Trail. Pop: 25 568 (2003 est)
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a city in SW Kansas, on the Arkansas River: important frontier town and railhead on the old Santa Fe route. 18,001.
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