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Noun: Mississippi  ,mi-si'si-pee
  1. A state in the Deep South on the gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate States during the American Civil War
    - Magnolia State, MS
  2. A major North American river and the chief river of the United States; rises in northern Minnesota and flows southward into the Gulf of Mexico
    - Mississippi River

Type of: American state, river

Part of: America, Confederacy, Confederate States, Confederate States of America, Deep South, Dixie, Dixieland, Gulf States, South, the States, U.S., U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA

Encyclopedia: Mississippi, United States