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Washington DC

Introduction Washington DC, capital of the United States of America, geographically (since 1895) and administratively (since 1967) coextensive with the District of Columbia, on the northeast bank of the Potomac, bordered by Maryland and to the south and west by Virginia (Potomac), 174 km2, with 606,000 inhabitants. Functions The city is the seat of the… Read More »

The Climate of Washington DC

According to Abbreviation Finder, Washington DC is the capital of the United States of America. The letters DC stand for District of Columbia, which means the federal district that consists of the city of Washington. Not officially a state, but also not belonging to any other state and certainly nothing to do with Washington State,… Read More »