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- adj. Of or pertaining to Michigan.
- n. One who lives in or comes from Michigan.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A resident of Michigan.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a native or resident of Michigan
First documented in an 1848 speech by Abraham Lincoln; there, apparently a blend of Michigan and gander. In later use, apparently reanalyzed as Michigan + -er with epenthetic -d-. (Wiktionary)