Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Of or in the continental United States.
  • adjective Alaska Of or in the 48 contiguous states of the United States.
  • adverb To, toward, or in the continental United States.
  • adverb Alaska To, toward, or in the 48 contiguous states of the United States.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective In the United States.
  • adjective Alaska In the 48 contiguous states.
  • adverb In or to the United States, especially the lower forty-eight.
  • adverb Alaska In or to the 48 contiguous states.

Etymologies

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From state + side.

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