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mainlander

[ meyn-lan-der, -luhn-der ]
/ ˈmeɪnˌlæn dər, -lən dər /
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noun
a person who lives on a mainland.
(in Hawaii) a person who lives in the continental U.S.
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Origin of mainlander

First recorded in 1855–60; mainland + -er1
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