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upstate

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noun up·state \ˈəp-ˌstāt\

Simple Definition of upstate

  • : the northern part of a state

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of upstate

  1. :  the chiefly northerly sections of a state; also :  the chiefly rural part of a state when the major metropolitan area is in the south

upstate

play \-ˈstāt\ adverb or adjective

upstater

play \-ˈstā-tər\ noun

1901

First Known Use of upstate

1901


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