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noun state·hood \ˈstāt-ˌhu̇d\

Simple Definition of statehood

  • : the condition of being a state; especially : the condition or status of being one of the states of the U.S.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of statehood

  1. :  the condition of being a state; especially :  the status of being one of the states of the United States

1868

First Known Use of statehood

1868


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