North Central

adjective

Definition of North Central

: of, relating to, or characteristic of the states of the Mississippi Valley and the Great Lakes region lying north of the Ohio River and the southern boundaries of Kansas and Missouri and between the eastern boundaries of Montana, Wyoming, and Colorado and the western boundary of Pennsylvania

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“North Central.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/North%20Central. Accessed 28 Jan. 2021.

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