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In·di·an·a

 (ĭn′dē-ăn′ə) Abbr. IN or Ind.
A state of the north-central United States. It was admitted as the 19th state in 1816. The area was controlled by France until 1763 and by Great Britain until 1783. The Indiana Territory was formed in 1800. Indianapolis is the capital and the largest city.

In′di·an′an, In′di·an′i·an adj. & n.

Indiana

(ˌɪndɪˈænə)
n
(Placename) a state of the N central US, in the Midwest: consists of an undulating plain, with sand dunes and lakes in the north and limestone caves in the south. Capital: Indianapolis. Pop: 6 195 643 (2003 est). Area: 93 491 sq km (36 097 sq miles). Abbreviation: Ind or IN (with zip code)

In•di•an•a

(ˌɪn diˈæn ə)

n.
a state in the central United States. 6,080,485; 36,291 sq. mi. (93,995 sq. km). Cap.: Indianapolis. Abbr.: IN, Ind.
In`di•an′an, In`di•an′i•an, adj., n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Indiana - a state in midwestern United StatesIndiana - a state in midwestern United States
Corn Belt - the midwestern states where corn is grown; Iowa and Illinois are excellent for raising corn and corn-fed livestock
middle west, Midwest, midwestern United States - the north central region of the United States (sometimes called the heartland or the breadbasket of America)
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
Bloomington - a university town in south central Indiana
Evansville - a city in southwestern Indiana on the Ohio River
Fort Wayne - a city in northeastern Indiana
Gary - a city in northwest Indiana on Lake Michigan; steel production
capital of Indiana, Indianapolis - the capital and largest city of Indiana; a major commercial center in the country's heartland; site of an annual 500-mile automobile race
Lafayette - a university town in west central Indiana on the Wabash River
Muncie - a town in east central Indiana
South Bend - a city in northern Indiana
Wabash, Wabash River - a tributary of the Ohio River that rises in western Ohio and flows southwestward across Indiana
2.Indiana - United States pop artist (born 1928)
artist, creative person - a person whose creative work shows sensitivity and imagination
Translations
Indianao
Indiana
インディアナ州
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He was the son of a wagon maker from Muncie, Indiana, and had worked his way through college.
There was said to be two thousand dollars a week hush money from the tubercular steers alone; and as much again from the hogs which had died of cholera on the trains, and which you might see any day being loaded into boxcars and hauled away to a place called Globe, in Indiana, where they made a fancy grade of lard.
in the work of getting breakfast; for a breakfast in the luxurious valleys of Indiana is a thing complicated and multiform, and, like picking up the rose-leaves and trimming the bushes in Paradise, asking other hands than those of the original mother.
It may cost as much as a thousand pianos or as much as three square miles of farms in Indiana.
It traversed Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey like a flash, rushing through towns with antique names, some of which had streets and car-tracks, but as yet no houses.
From Troy the Ashmores moved in 1871 or 1872 to Richmond, Indiana, and a year or two later to the vicinity of Quincy, Illinois, where Mr.
consists, as a rule, of Indiana novels, short stories in "dialect" and
They traveled in this way through the east of the Union, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Vermont, Maine, and New Hampshire; the north and west by New York, Ohio, Michigan, and Wisconsin; returning to the south by Illinois, Missouri, Arkansas, Texas, and Louisiana; they went to the southeast by Alabama and Florida, going up by Georgia and the Carolinas, visiting the center by Tennessee, Kentucky, Virginia, and Indiana, and, after quitting the Washington station, re-entered Baltimore, where for four days one would have thought that the United States of America were seated at one immense banquet, saluting them simultaneously with the same hurrahs
The war with Spain, many years' generous mint and watermelon crops, a few long-shot winners at the New Orleans race-track, and the brilliant banquets given by the Indiana and Kansas citizens who compose the North Carolina Society have made the South rather a "fad" in Manhattan.
There is much reason to believe, that the territory which now composes Ohio, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and a large portion of the country west of the Mississippi, lay formerly under water.
They abound in Ohio, Michigan, Illinois, and Indiana.
Stern Architects, chose Indiana Limestone for their ultra-luxury residential project, where apartments are reportedly going $300 psf.

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