EXAMPLES | noun a state in the NE United States. 9304 sq. mi. (24,100 sq. km). : Concord. Capital : NH (for use with zip code), N.H. Abbreviation one of an American breed of chestnut-red chickens raised for meat and eggs. Related forms New Hamp·shir·ite , [ hamp-sh uh-rahyt] /ˈhæmp ʃəˌraɪt/ New Hamp·shire·man, noun
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This is not equally true, however, of every portion of New-Hampshire.
New-Hampshire is rightly and truly designated the Granite State.
A Southern volcano in New-Hampshire, pouring forth the lava of despotism in that incorrupt, and noble old fortress of liberty!
This extreme old age to which the agriculturalists of New-Hampshire attain, is perceptible to the most casual observer.
She was the only daughter of a well-to-do farmer in the town of B——, New-Hampshire.
British Dictionary definitions for new hampshire noun a state of the northeastern US: generally hilly. Capital: Concord. Pop: 1 287 687 (2003 est). Area: 23 379 sq km (9027 sq miles) Abbreviation: N.H., (with zip code) NH
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State in the northeastern United States; one of the
New England states. Bordered by Quebec, Canada, to the north; Maine to the east; Massachusetts to the south; and Vermont to the west. Its capital is Concord, and its largest city is Manchester.
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