Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A river, about 1,080 km (671 mi) long, of northwest Wyoming and southern and eastern Montana. It flows northward through Yellowstone Lake and Yellowstone National Park then east and northeast to the Missouri River. The park includes numerous geysers, including Old Faithful.

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  • proper n. A national park of the USA, located in Montana, Idaho and Wyoming
  • proper n. A nickname for the 2-8-8-4 train configuration.

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

  • n. a tributary of the Missouri River that flows through the Yellowstone National Park

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Examples

  • DOUG SMITH, YELLOWSTONE PARK BIOLOGIST: They're back here in the northern Rockies; they're back here in Yellowstone.

    CNN Transcript Mar 28, 2008

  • DOUG SMITH, YELLOWSTONE PARK BIOLOGIST: They're back here in the Northern Rockies, they're back here in Yellowstone.

    CNN Transcript Apr 1, 2008

  • JON CATTON, GREATER YELLOWSTONE COALITION: We think the law used to be upheld and Yellowstone needs to be protected, and you need to phase out snow mobiles.

    CNN Transcript Jan 17, 2003

  • YELLOWSTONE SPECIAL ALERT - 01.23.2010 - USGS reports well over a thousand earthquakes within the last 7 days, four of which rattled Yellowstone

    WN.com - Business News

  • CHERYL JAWOROWSKI, YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK GEOLOGIST: Yellowstone normally has lots of swarms.

    CNN Transcript Jul 19, 2009

  • CHERYL JAWOROSKI, YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK GEOLOGIST: Yellowstone normally has lots of swarms.

    CNN Transcript Jul 18, 2009

  • In the older literature, the name Yellowstone cutthroat trout was commonly applied to all of the interior subspecies of cutthroat trout.

    Trout and Salmon of North America

  • But after many long years the wonderful place which we call Yellowstone

    Stories of American Life and Adventure

  • When "Ol 'Number One" the first grizzly to wear a tracking collar in Yellowstone died of old age they did a post mortem exam.

    First Big Game Encounter

  • My family and one other family was camping in Yellowstone when I was a kid.

    Scary stories

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