Nevada

geographical name
Ne·​va·​da | \ nə-ˈva-də How to pronounce Nevada (audio) , chiefly by outsiders -ˈvä- How to pronounce Nevada (audio) \

Definition of Nevada

state in the Great Basin of the western U.S.; capital Carson City area 110,567 square miles (286,368 square kilometers), population 2,700,551

Other Words from Nevada

Nevadan \ nə-​ˈva-​dᵊn How to pronounce Nevadan (audio) , -​ˈvä-​ \ or Nevadian \ nə-​ˈva-​dē-​ən How to pronounce Nevadian (audio) , -​ˈvä-​ \ adjective or noun

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