a seaport in and the former capital of Senegal, at the mouth of the Senegal River.
a port in E Missouri, on the Mississippi.
a river in NE Minnesota, flowing generally S to Lake Superior at Duluth. 160 miles (257 km) long.
a port in NW Senegal, on an island at the mouth of the Senegal River: the first French settlement in W Africa (1689); capital of Senegal until 1958. Pop: 183 000 (2005 est)
St. Louis [(saynt looh-uhs)]
The largest city in Missouri.
Note: Known as the “Gateway to the West” because of its importance as a staging area for wagon trains in the nineteenth century. The Gateway Arch, made of steel and several hundred feet high, stands in St. Louis in commemoration of this fact.
- Saint louis blues
“Saint Louis Blues” definition A blues song by the twentieth-century African-American composer W. C. Handy.
- Saint louis encephalitis
Saint Louis encephalitis Saint Lou·is encephalitis (lōō’ĭs) n. A viral encephalitis occurring in parts of North America and transmitted by a mosquito of the genus Culex.
- Saint louis encephalitis virus
Saint Louis encephalitis virus n. An arbovirus that causes Saint Louis encephalitis and is transmitted by a mosquito.
adjective, saintlier, saintliest. 1. pertaining to, like, or befitting a saint: saintly lives. adjective -lier, -liest 1. like, relating to, or suitable for a saint