Mount Rushmore State


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Noun1.Mount Rushmore State - a state in north central United StatesMount Rushmore State - a state in north central United States
Bad Lands, Badlands - an eroded and barren region in southwestern South Dakota and northwestern Nebraska
Badlands National Park - a national park in South Dakota having multicolored peaks and spires resulting from erosion; fossil sites
Wind Cave National Park - a national park in South Dakota featuring bison herds and limestone caverns
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
Dakota - the area of the states of North Dakota and South Dakota
Aberdeen - a town in northeastern South Dakota
capital of South Dakota, Pierre - capital of the state of South Dakota; located in central South Dakota on the Missouri river
Rapid City - a town in southwestern South Dakota in the eastern part of the Black Hills
Sioux Falls - largest city in South Dakota; located in southeastern South Dakota
Black Hills - mountains in western South Dakota and northeastern Wyoming
Big Sioux River - a river that rises in northeastern South Dakota and flows southward to join the Missouri River at Sioux City, Iowa
Black Hills - mountains in southwestern South Dakota and northeastern Wyoming; sacred to the Sioux (whites settling in the Black Hills led to the Battle of Little Bighorn); site of Mount Rushmore
James River, James - a river that rises in North Dakota and flows southward across South Dakota to the Missouri
Little Missouri, Little Missouri River - a river that rises in northeastern Wyoming and flows through Montana and South Dakota to join the Missouri River in North Dakota
Moreau River - a river that rises in western South Dakota and flows eastward to the Missouri River
Mount Rushmore, Mt. Rushmore, Rushmore - a mountain in the Black Hills of South Dakota; the likenesses of Washington and Jefferson and Lincoln and Roosevelt are carved on it
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19, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the American Chemistry Council (ACC) launched advertisements commending Senator John Thune for his support of policies that will grow the economy and create jobs in the Mount Rushmore State.
com welcomes South Dakota machine shops and other custom manufacturers serving Sioux Falls, Mitchell, Vermillion, Brookings, Rapid City, Pierre, Huron, Watertown, Aberdeen, Yankton and all over the Mount Rushmore State to join one of the fastest growing B2B marketplaces online today and connect with new trading partners,” said Pasley.
Thus, if you wanted to make your own list and play with the math, and edge Idaho ahead of Oregon, and not count Minnesota, you could say Oregon has the second-shortest school year in the nation, behind South Dakota, since the Mount Rushmore State might require more instructional hours for its kindergartners (437.