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Ohio

Line breaks: Ohio
Pronunciation: /əʊˈhʌɪəʊ
 
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Definition of Ohio in English:

A state in the north-eastern US, bordering on Lake Erie; population 11,485,910 (est. 2008); capital, Columbus. Acquired by Britain from France in 1763 and by the US in 1783, it became the 17th state of the US in 1803.

Derivatives

Ohioan

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adjective& noun
Example sentences
  • While discussing other issues, legislators of the Ohio House and Senate moved towards agreement on a bill allowing Ohioans to carry concealed weapons.
  • In addition, Sharp said that a majority of Ohioans said they were very concerned about the genetic modification of animals.
  • ‘A lot of Amish Ohioans respect the president as a man of faith and someone who leads with conviction,’ Mauk said.

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