Michigan

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geographical name Mich·i·gan \ˈmi-shi-gən\

Definition of Michigan

  1. state in the northern U.S. in the Great Lakes region including an upper (northwestern) peninsula and a lower (southeastern) peninsula and having a border on all of the Great Lakes except Lake Ontario; capital Lansing area 58,527 square miles (151,585 square kilometers), population 9,883,640

Michigander

play \ˌmi-shi-ˈgan-dər\ noun

Michiganian

play \ˌmi-shə-ˈgā-nē-ən, -ˈga-\ noun

Michiganite

play \ˈmi-shi-gə-ˌnīt\ noun

MICHIGAN Defined for English Language Learners

Michigan

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geographical name

Definition of Michigan for English Language Learners

  • : state of the U.S.

  • Lake Michigan : lake in the U.S.


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