from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A state of the western United States. It was admitted as the 45th state in 1896. First explored by the Spanish in 1540, the region was settled in 1847 by Mormons led by Brigham Young. Salt Lake City is the capital and the largest city. Population: 2,650,000.
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- proper n. A state of the United States of America., the capital of which is Salt Lake City.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a state in the western United States; settled in 1847 by Mormons led by Brigham Young
Spanish yuta, from Ute entaw or yuta ("diggers of the mountain tops") (Wiktionary)