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Illinoisan

[ il-uh-noi-uhn or, sometimes, -noi-zuhn ]
/ ˌɪl əˈnɔɪ ən or, sometimes, -ˈnɔɪ zən /
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noun
a native or inhabitant of Illinois.
adjective
of or relating to Illinois or its inhabitants.
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Also Illinoian, Il·li·nois·i·an.

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British Dictionary definitions for Illinoisan

Illinoisan

Illinoian (ˌɪlɪˈnɔɪən) or Illinoisian (ˌɪlɪˈnɔɪzɪən)

/ (ˌɪlɪˈnɔɪən) /

noun
a native or inhabitant of Illinois
adjective
of or relating to Illinois or its inhabitants
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