Ocean State


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Noun1.Ocean State - a state in New EnglandOcean State - a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies; the smallest state
Brown University, Brown - a university in Rhode Island
Shawnee cake - form of johnnycake
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
New England - a region of northeastern United States comprising Maine and New Hampshire and Vermont and Massachusetts and Rhode Island and Connecticut
capital of Rhode Island, Providence - the capital and largest city of Rhode Island; located in northeastern Rhode Island on Narragansett Bay; site of Brown University
Newport - a resort city in southeastern Rhode Island; known for the summer homes of millionaires; important yachting center
Narragansett Bay - a deep inlet of the Atlantic Ocean in Rhode Island
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LEOMINSTER -- When shoppers go to the local Ocean State Job Lot store to pick up garden tools and other discounted items in the near future, they might be able to also purchase wine and beer.
16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Families from Brookfield, Massachusetts attacked the shelves of the Ocean State Job Lot to benefit Toys for Tots.
He said that Mauritius Prime Minister and his government was aiming to transform the island state of Mauritius into an ocean state, adding "we qualify for that" as we have long continental shelf to set up ocean economy.
MALE -- Former leader Mohamed Nasheed edged ahead in the first round of the Maldives presidential race on Saturday, but his lack of a clear majority could spell more uncertainty in an election that tests the democratic credentials of the Indian Ocean state.
The ISRO-built SARAL is a 410-kg satellite with payloads-Argos and Altika-from French space agency CNES for study of ocean parameters towards enhancing the understanding of the ocean state conditions which are otherwise not covered by the in-situ measurements.
12 on Ashleigh Drive, the building that previously housed it on Manchester Road is likely to become the site of an Ocean State Job Lot store.
net/category/rhode-island-shops/ in effort to bring manufacturing jobs back to the Ocean State.
481, making his the highest level ever recorded in the Ocean State in a living human being.
Capital punishment was outlawed in the Indian Ocean state in 1995.
Last November, elected officials, environmental groups and residents rallied at Providence's Roger Williams Zoo to launch "Go Big little rhody," a campaign CLF is co-leading that aims to slash global warming pollution in the Ocean State 80 percent by 2050.
The Boldon teenager and friend Stuart Pateman topped the tree in the team event at the Ocean State International in Rhode Island.
Slater uses that to shepherd along high-tech companies in the Ocean State.

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