Definitions

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  • adj. situated in the southern part of a centrally located area in some geographical region
  • adj. being in or of a region of the United States including the states of the lower Mississippi valley and east of the Rio Grande

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Examples

  • Winter-weary Americans start a new year of work and school following weeks of nasty, aberrant weather: flooding rains in Southern California, a blizzard that crippled much of the East Coast on one of the biggest travel days, and tornadoes that battered several south-central states on New Year's Eve, killing seven.

    Ugly winter weather slated to improve

  • More photos and interactive graphics Nowhere was the race between Mr. Paul and Mr. Conway watched more closely than in Bowling Green, a city of about 55,000 in the low hills of south-central Kentucky.

    Paul's Victory Signals Tea Party's Strength

  • NEOhio1, your comments about the cost of living in the Midwest and how that translates for Mexico can be applied equally for those of us living in the south-central US (Arkansas, Oklahoma, Texas, Louisiana).

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  • Having been born and raised in south-central Los Angles, I know how it feels to live constantly watching ones (and each others) back.

    Drug Wars in Lerdo -- Update

  • CuerĂ¡maro is in the south-central part of the state.

    American already married to Mexican National moving to Mexico

  • Jiangxi Creator Knitwear Garments Co., in the south-central province of Jiangxi, has 150 employees working 10-hour shifts making underwear and shirts for the Fruit of the Loom brand and others.

    Change in China Hits U.S. Purse

  • Busloads of black and Latin kids were arriving from south-central Los Angeles to attend this school in the Valley.

    True You

  • The next day we went to one of the Berlin InfoStores for visitor services and in minutes we had a reservation at Hotel Ambiente, with a comfortable double-bed room in a quiet south-central neighborhood of antiques dealers near the metro for $118.

    Scott S. Smith: The New Berlin on a Budget

  • Texas' overall gain of four congressional seats, from 32 to 36, was largely the result of Hispanic population growth, so Ms. Perales was expecting to pick up possibly three new majority-Latino districts: one in south-central Texas, one in the Dallas/Fort-Worth area, and one in the Houston area.

    Latinos Join the Electoral Land Grab

  • Megan Perkins from the south-central state of Kentucky tested the efficiency of different fuel oxidizers in rockets.

    International Student Scientists Show Cutting-Edge Inventions

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