American state

Definitions of American state
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n one of the 50 states of the United States

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Camellia State
a state in the southeastern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
Last Frontier
a state in northwestern North America; the 49th state admitted to the union
Grand Canyon State
a state in southwestern United States; site of the Grand Canyon
Land of Opportunity
a state in south central United States; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
Golden State
a state in the western United States on the Pacific; the 3rd largest state; known for earthquakes
Centennial State
a state in west central United States in the Rocky Mountains
Constitution State
a New England state; one of the original 13 colonies
Diamond State
a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
Everglade State
a state in southeastern United States between the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
Empire State of the South
a state in southeastern United States; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
Aloha State
a state in the United States in the central Pacific on the Hawaiian Islands
Gem State
a state in the Rocky Mountains
Land of Lincoln
a midwestern state in north-central United States
Hoosier State
a state in midwestern United States
Hawkeye State
a state in midwestern United States
Sunflower State
a state in midwestern United States
Bluegrass State
a state in east central United States; a border state during the American Civil War; famous for breeding race horses
Pelican State
a state in southern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
Pine Tree State
a state in New England
Old Line State
a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
Massachusetts
a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies
Great Lakes State
a midwestern state in north central United States in the Great Lakes region
North Star State
a midwestern state
Magnolia State
a state in the Deep South on the gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate States during the American Civil War
Show Me State
a midwestern state in central United States; a border state during the American Civil War, Missouri was admitted to the Confederacy without actually seceding from the Union
Treasure State
a state in northwestern United States on the Canadian border
Cornhusker State
a midwestern state on the Great Plains
Battle Born State
a state in the southwestern United States
Granite State
a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies
Garden State
a Mid-Atlantic state on the Atlantic; one of the original 13 colonies
Land of Enchantment
a state in southwestern United States on the Mexican border
New York State
a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
Old North State
a state in southeastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies
Peace Garden State
a state of north central United States bordering on Canada
Buckeye State
a midwestern state in north central United States in the Great Lakes region
Sooner State
a state in south central United States
Beaver State
a state in northwestern United States on the Pacific
Keystone State
a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
Little Rhody
a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies; the smallest state
Palmetto State
a state in the Deep South; one of the original 13 colonies
Mount Rushmore State
a state in north central United States
Volunteer State
a state in east central United States
Lone-Star State
the second largest state; located in southwestern United States on the Gulf of Mexico
Beehive State
a state in the western United States; settled in 1847 by Mormons led by Brigham Young
Green Mountain State
a state in New England
Old Dominion State
a state in the eastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies; one of the Confederate States in the American Civil War
Evergreen State
a state in northwestern United States on the Pacific
Mountain State
a state in east central United States
Badger State
a midwestern state in north central United States
Equality State
a state in the western United States; mountainous in the west and north with the Great Plains in the east
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slave state
any of the southern states in which slavery was legal prior to the American Civil War
free state
any state prohibiting slavery prior to the American Civil War
Type of:
province, state
the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation

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