Oklahoma

[ oh-kluh-hoh-muh ]
/ ˌoʊ kləˈhoʊ mə /

noun

a state in the S central U.S. 69,919 sq. mi. (181,090 sq. km). Capital: Oklahoma City. Abbreviation: OK (for use with zip code), Okla.

Related forms

O·kla·ho·man, adjective, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for oklahoman (1 of 2)

Oklahoman

/ (ˌəʊkləˈhəʊmən) /

noun

a native or inhabitant of Oklahoma

adjective

of or relating to Oklahoma or its inhabitants

British Dictionary definitions for oklahoman (2 of 2)

Oklahoma

/ (ˌəʊkləˈhəʊmə) /

noun

a state in the S central US: consists of plains in the west, rising to mountains in the southwest and east; important for oil. Capital: Oklahoma City. Pop: 3 511 532 (2003 est). Area: 181 185 sq km (69 956 sq miles)Abbreviation: Okla., (with zip code) OK

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Culture definitions for oklahoman

Oklahoma

State in the southwestern United States, bordered by Colorado and Kansas to the north, Missouri and Arkansas to the east, Texas to the south, and New Mexico to the west. Its capital and largest city is Oklahoma City.


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