Virginia

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geographical name Vir·gin·ia \vər-ˈji-nyə, -ˈji-nē-ə\

Definition of Virginia

  1. state in the eastern U.S. bordering Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic; capital Richmond area 40,767 square miles (105,586 square kilometers), population 8,001,024

Virginian

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VIRGINIA Defined for English Language Learners

Virginia

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geographical name Vir·gin·ia \vər-ˈji-nyə, -ˈji-nē-ə\

Definition of Virginia for English Language Learners

  • : state of the U.S.

  • Virginia Beach : U.S. city, Virginia



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