North Carolina

geographical name
North Car·​o·​li·​na | \ ˌker(-ə)-ˈlī-nə How to pronounce North Carolina (audio) , ˌka-rə-\

Definition of North Carolina

state in eastern U.S. on the Atlantic; capital Raleigh area 52,669 square miles (136,413 square kilometers), population 9,535,483

Other Words from North Carolina

North Carolinian \ ˌker(-​ə)-​ˈli-​nē-​ən How to pronounce North Carolinian (audio) , ˌka-​rə-​ , -​ˈli-​nyən \ adjective or noun

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