Definition of Maine in English:


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Pronunciation: /meɪn
A NE state of the US, on the Atlantic coast; population 1,316,456 (est. 2008); capital, Augusta. Visited by John Cabot in 1498 and colonized from England in the 17th and 18th centuries, it became the 23rd state of the US in 1820.



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  • There's a bit more than one and a quarter million Mainers.
  • Among the Mainers, the lobstermen, farmers, carpenters, clam diggers, and loggers all said, ‘I work for myself.’
  • What if Mainers could purchase Oregon health insurance?

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be of the opinion; think or suppose