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Definition of the noun minnesota

What does minnesota mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. a midwestern state
    • examples: Minnesota's state bird is the mosquito. | Mosquitoes in Minnesota are as big as storks. | I want to go to Minnesota. | I live in Minnesota right now.
    • lexical domain: Locations - nouns denoting spatial position
    • synonyms of Minnesota: Gopher State / Minn. / MN / North Star State
    • instance of: American state = one of the 50 states of the United States
    • part of: middle west / Midwest / midwestern United States = the north central region of the United States; America / the States / U.S. / U.S.A. / United States / United States of America / US / USA = North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean
    • parts:
      • Voyageurs National Park = a national park in Minnesota having ancient rock outcroppings and evergreen forests
      • Bemidji = a town in northern Minnesota
      • Duluth = a city in northeast Minnesota on Lake Superior
      • Hibbing = a town in northeastern Minnesota in the Mesabi Range
      • Mankato = a town in southern Minnesota
      • Minneapolis = largest city in Minnesota; located in southeastern Minnesota on the Mississippi river; noted for flour mills
      • Rochester = a town in southeast Minnesota
      • Saint Cloud / St. Cloud = a town in central Minnesota on the Mississippi River
      • capital of Minnesota / Saint Paul / St. Paul = capital of the state of Minnesota; located in southeastern Minnesota on the Mississippi river adjacent to Minneapolis
      • Twin Cities = nickname for Saint Paul and Minneapolis
      • Virginia = a town in northeastern Minnesota in the heart of the Mesabi Range
      • Little Sioux River = a river that rises in southwestern Minnesota and flows southwestward to the Missouri River in western Iowa
      • Mesabi Range = a range of hills in northeastern Minnesota where rich iron ore deposits were discovered in 1887


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Phrases with Minnesota

Phrases starting with the word Minnesota:

  1. Minnesota Nice
  2. Minnesota Fawnlily
  3. Minnesota Trout Lily
  4. Minnesota Dwarf Trout Lily
  5. minnesota multiphasic personality inventory

Phrases ending with the word Minnesota:

  1. Cicurina minnesota
  2. Eurytoma Minnesota
  3. Thymoites minnesota
  4. capital of minnesota
  5. Coelinidea Minnesota
  6. Omphalaria Minnesota
  7. species Cicurina minnesota
  8. Species Eurytoma Minnesota
  9. species Thymoites minnesota
  10. Species Coelinidea Minnesota
  11. Species Omphalaria Minnesota

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Minnesota

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Google previewThe Great Plains States of America: People, Politics, and Power in the Nine Great Plains States (1973)

by Neal R. Peirce

Twin Cities 1 29 "MINNESOTA is a state spectacularly varied, proud and handsome, with a progressive political tradition," John Gunther reported in Inside U.S.A. The intervening quarter century has done little to tarnish the bright image of ...

Google previewNickel and Dimed (2010)

On (Not) Getting By in America by Barbara Ehrenreich

From the air Minnesota is the very perfection of early summer— the blue of the lakes merging with the blue of the sky, neatly sculpted clouds pasted here and there, strips of farmland in alternating chartreuse and emerald—a lush, gentle ...

Google previewThe Survey (1910)

Minnesota is the first state which has made an effort to count its killed and injured, and this report is a record of the first year's count. It is the most complete statistical study of work-accidents that has yet appeared in this country. In 1909. at the ...

Google previewAcross This Land (2002)

A Regional Geography of the United States and Canada by John C. Hudson

Northern Minnesota is the major producer of oriented strand board and other ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Distance Learning (2005)

by Howard, Caroline

Lynette Olson Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, USA Gary R. Langer Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, USA BACKGROUND AND CONTEXT Learners in the 21st century are increasingly using online delivery methods to ...

Google previewGambling in America: An Encyclopedia of History, Issues, and Society, 2nd Edition (2015)

by William N. Thompson Ph.D.

Minnesota has been a very active gambling state, as the ...

Google previewDrugs in American Society: An Encyclopedia of History, Politics, Culture, and the Law [3 volumes] (2014)

by Nancy E. Marion, Willard M. Oliver

Minnesota Model Developed during the late 1940s and 1950s by therapists at a Minnesota state hospital, the Minnesota model is an addiction treatment method ...

Google previewThe Catholic Encyclopedia (1913)

An International Work of Reference on the Constitution, Doctrine, Discipline, and History of the Catholic Church by Charles George Herbermann

Anthony, Bishop Mathiaa Loras of Dubuque, whose diocese included the entire region now called Minnesota, visited Fort Snelling and the adjacent Swiss settlement in 1839, and in the following year sent a missionary to ...

Google previewMichigan Biographical Dictionary (1998)

by Caryn Hannan

Representative from Minnesota; born in Oakland County, Michigan, June 1, 1826; attended the country schools; graduated from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor in 1846; studied law; ...

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Small photo of AUGUST 3 2017 - TAYLORS FALLS, MINNESOTA: A sign on the Minnesota / Wisconsin welcomes travelers and drivers to the state of Minnesota, land of 10,000 lakes.Small photo of Minnesota Summer FlowersSmall photo of Three canoes on the shore of a lake in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area in the North Woods of Northern Minnesota wait for the paddlers to return from a portage.Small photo of Northern Lights of NorthEastern MinnesotaSmall photo of Autumn Foliage Road in North Woods ~ Nevis, MinnesotaSmall photo of Trees of MinnesotaSmall photo of Trees of Minnesota More...

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Quotes about Minnesota

During my early years at Minnesota I conducted an evening enzyme seminar. (Paul D. Boyer)
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Scrabble value of M3I1N1N1E1S1O1T1A1

The value of this 9-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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