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North Dakota

Line breaks: North Da¦kota
Pronunciation: /nɔːθdəˈkəʊtə
 
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Definition of North Dakota in English:

An agricultural state in the north central US, on the border with Canada; population 641,481 (est. 2008); capital, Bismarck. Acquired partly by the Louisiana Purchase in 1803 and partly from Britain by treaty in 1818, it became the 39th state of the US in 1889.

Derivatives

North Dakotan

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noun& adjective
Example sentences
  • Things move at a pace that would make any North Dakotan rip out his hair in fury.
  • This is something that has touched every North Dakotan.
  • I never rely on room service, the cost of which offends me both as a North Dakotan and a grocery shopper.

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