North Dakota

geographical name
North Da·​ko·​ta | \ də-ˈkō-tə How to pronounce North Dakota (audio) \

Definition of North Dakota

state in the northwest central U.S. bordering the Canadian provinces of Manitoba and Saskatchewan; capital Bismarck area 70,665 square miles (183,729 square kilometers), population 672,591

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North Dakotan \ də-​ˈkō-​tᵊn How to pronounce North Dakotan (audio) \ adjective or noun

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“North Dakota.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 17 January 2020.

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