Definition of Arizona in English:


Line breaks: Ari|zona
Pronunciation: /ˌarɪˈzəʊnə
A state of the south-western US, on the border with Mexico; population 6,500,180 (est. 2008); capital, Phoenix. It became the 48th state of the US in 1912.



noun & adjective
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  • When registering to vote, Arizonans currently fill out forms affirming that they are U.S. citizens and Arizona residents.
  • ‘I'm an average Arizonan,’ Tarr told the Arizona Republic.
  • Having successfully relocated the Middlesbrough Transporter Bridge from the River Tees to the Arizonan desert, there's no job too small for them!

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Pronunciation: ˌhɪpnə(ʊ)ˈpɒmpɪk
relating to the state immediately preceding waking up