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Tar Heel State

Definition of the noun tar heel state

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noun

  1. a state in southeastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies

Place

Tar Heel State a.k.a. North Carolina is a state in the Southeastern United States. The state borders South Carolina and Georgia to the south, Tennessee to the west, Virginia to the north, and the Atlantic Ocean to the east. North Carolina is the 28th most extensive and the 10th most populous of the 50 United States. North Carolina is known as the Tar Heel State and the Old North State.

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Google previewThe Silenced Majority (2012)

Stories of Uprisings, Occupations, Resistance, and Hope by Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan

Current polls indicate the Tar Heel State is a tossup. To boost its chances there, the Democratic Party has chosen Charlotte to host this summer's Democratic National Convention. In preparation, the Charlotte City Council passed an ...

Google previewBlack America: A State-by-State Historical Encyclopedia [2 volumes] (2011)

A State-by-State Historical Encyclopedia by Alton Hornsby Jr.

The Tar Heel State: A History of North ...

Google previewConcise Oxford English Dictionary (2011)

Book & CD-ROM Set by Angus Stevenson, Maurice Waite

Albany Empire State North Carolina NC Raleigh Tar Heel State, Old North State North Dakota ND Bismarck Peace Garden State Ohio OH Columbus Buckeye State Oklahoma OK Oklahoma City Sooner State Oregon OR Salem Beaver State ...

Google previewThe Chambers Crossword Dictionary, 3rd edition (2012)

by Chambers,

Tar Heel State (North Carolina) 13 Big Sky Country ...

Google previewPaperback Oxford English Dictionary (2012)

by Oxford Dictionaries,, Maurice Waite

Battleborn State, Silver State New Hampshire NH Concord Granite State New Jersey NJ Trenton Garden State New Mexico NM Sante Fe Land of Enchantment New York NY Albany Empire State North Carolina NC Raleigh Tar Heel State, ...

Google previewThe Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (2006)

by Elizabeth Knowles

Tar Heel State informal name for North Carolina, with allusion to tar as a principal product of that state. See also do not spoil theSHIPfor a ha'porth of tar. Tara a hill in County Meath in the Republic of Ireland, site in early times of the residence ...

Google previewHeinemann First Encyclopedia (2005)

by Heinemann Library (Firm)

Other names Tar Heel State, Old North State Capital city Raleigh North Dakota FACT ...

Google previewMacmillan Dictionary for Children (2001)

by Robert B. Costello

km State Nickname: Tar Heel State State Bird: Cardinal State Flower: Dogwood oil out up use nile pull turn chin sing shop ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Social Networks (2011)

by George A. Barnett

The Tar Heel State:A History of North Carolina. Charleston: University of South Carolina Press, 2005.

Google previewJim Crow: A Historical Encyclopedia of the American Mosaic (2014)

A Historical Encyclopedia of the American Mosaic by Nikki L. M. Brown, Barry M. Stentiford

The Tar Heel State: A History of North Carolina. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2005. Parks, Rosa Known as the ā€˛mother of the civil rights 316 | North Carolina.

Google previewAbbreviations Dictionary, Tenth Edition (2001)

by Dean A. Stahl, Karen Landen

Tar Heel State North Carolina Tartar General ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the British Empire (2015)

by Kenneth J. Panton

The Tar Heel State: A History of North Carolina. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2005. Reese, Trevor B. Colonial Georgia: A Study in British Imperial Policy in the Eighteenth Century. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2010.

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