Tennessee

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geographical name Ten·nes·see \ˌte-nə-ˈsē, ˈte-nə-ˌ\

Definition of Tennessee

  1. 1 river 652 miles (1049 kilometers) long in the eastern U.S. in Tennessee, Alabama, and Kentucky, flowing into the Ohio River

  2. 2 state in the southeast central U.S.; capital Nashville area 42,144 square miles (109,153 square kilometers), population 6,346,105 — see also 2tennessean The Mississippi River forms the western boundary of the state of Tennessee.

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TENNESSEE Defined for English Language Learners

Tennessee

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geographical name Ten·nes·see \ˌte-nə-ˈsē, ˈte-nə-ˌ\

Definition of Tennessee for English Language Learners

  • : state of the U.S.



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