Definition of texas
: a structure on the awning deck of a steamer that contains the officers' cabins and has the pilothouse in front or on top
Origin and Etymology of texas
Texas, state of United States; from the naming of cabins on Mississippi steamboats after states, the officers' cabins being the largest
First Known Use: 1857
Simple Definition of Texas
: state of the U.S.
Full Definition of Texas
state S United States ∗ Austin area 266,807 square miles (691,030 square kilometers), pop 25,145,561
Texanplay \-sən\ adjective or noun
TEXAS Defined for Kids
Definition of Texas for Students
state S U.S.; capital, Austin
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