a state in the northern central United States. 84,068 sq. mi. (217,735 sq. km). Capital: St. Paul. Abbreviations: MN (for use with zip code), Minn.
a river flowing southeast from the western border of Minnesota into the Mississippi near St. Paul. 332 miles (535 km) long.
- Min·ne·so·tan, adjective, noun
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How to use Minnesota in a sentence
The QC Group Inc A Minnesota-based corporation, owned by Daniel Medford and David DeVowe, which provides quality control services.
A Minnesota based agricultural/industrial construction company.
America could have its own version of the Aarhus method in Minnesota.What the U.S. Can Learn from Europe About Dealing with Terrorists | Scott Beauchamp | December 15, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
She would eventually be reunited with them when their father was arrested in Willmar, Minnesota, 19 months after he disappeared.
Still, Haselberger writes that Boyd did not make the list of offenders released by the Minnesota Church in 2014.
Though attacked on constitutional grounds, it has been sustained in Minnesota, North Carolina and perhaps in other commonwealths.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman | Albert Sidney Bolles
An apprentice who is qualifying himself to operate an elevator is an employee within the Minnesota Act.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman | Albert Sidney Bolles
Or was it that you once served a term—a very short term, cut short by a successful attempt at escape in a Minnesota prison?The Mayor's Wife | Anna Katherine Green
I know that the State of Minnesota is on the right track—that is the important thing, after all.
Now, my friends, so far, I have had nothing but praise to speak of Minnesota; but I cannot continue to speak only words of praise.
British Dictionary definitions for Minnesota
a state of the N central US: chief US producer of iron ore. Capital: St Paul. Pop: 5 059 375 (2003 est). Area: 218 600 sq km (84 402 sq miles): Abbreviation: Minn, (with zip code) MN
a river in S Minnesota, flowing southeast and northeast to the Mississippi River near St Paul. Length: 534 km (332 miles)
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Cultural definitions for Minnesota
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