Examples from the Web for michigan
Two years ago in Michigan, she oversaw AFP operations to help the Republican-controlled legislature pass sweeping anti-union laws.The Next Phase of the Koch Brothers’ War on Unions|Carl Deal and Tia Lessin|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At Michigan, he would be a formidable recruiter, able to evoke the tradition of his former iconic coach, Bo Schembechler.
At 24, I slipped on the ice outside of my Michigan apartment.
Michigan supposedly offered 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh a $42 million contract, which would him the highest-paid coach in the NCAA.
Over the past three years, Michigan has had an average price close to $200 on the secondary market.
I did not get to see much of Michigan as we reached Chicago at eight, Friday morning.To and Through Nebraska|Frances I. Sims Fulton
All process was issued in the name of the People of the State of Michigan.Charles Sumner; his complete works, volume 5 (of 20)|Charles Sumner
He was a Michigan man of French descent, possessing a thorough knowledge of woodcraft and a magnificent physique.Gold-Seeking on the Dalton Trail|Arthur R. Thompson
When he was fourteen years of age his father removed to Tecumseh, Michigan.
He came originally from New York, lived a few years in the valley and removed to Michigan, where he died.
British Dictionary definitions for michigan (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for michigan (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for michigan
name originally applied to the lake, perhaps from Old Ojibwa (Algonquian) *meshi-gami "big lake." The spelling is French. Organized as a U.S. territory 1805, admitted as a state 1837. A resident might be a Michigander (1848) or a Michiganian (1813).
Culture definitions for michigan
State in the northern United States bordered on the north by Lake Superior; on the east by Lake Erie, Lake Huron, and Ontario, Canada; on the south by Ohio and Indiana; and on the west by Wisconsin and Lake Michigan. Its capital is Lansing, and its largest city is Detroit.