texas

noun tex·as \ ˈtek-səs , -siz \

Definition of texas

: a structure on the awning deck of a steamer that contains the officers' cabins and has the pilothouse in front or on top

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Origin and Etymology of texas

Texas, state of U.S.; from the naming of cabins on Mississippi steamboats after states, the officers' cabins being the largest


Texas

geographical name Tex·as \ ˈtek-səs , -siz \

Definition of Texas

state in the southern U.S. bordering on Mexico and the Gulf of Mexico; capital Austin area 266,807 square miles (691,030 square kilometers), population 25,145,561

Texan

play \-sən\ adjective or noun


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