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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Delaware; -- a nickname alluding to its small size.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies


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