midwestern United States

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Noun1.midwestern United States - the north central region of the United States (sometimes called the heartland or the breadbasket of America)midwestern United States - the north central region of the United States (sometimes called the heartland or the breadbasket of America)
Rustbelt - urban areas in New England and Midwest characterized by concentrations of declining industries (steel or textiles)
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
IL, Illinois, Land of Lincoln, Prairie State - a midwestern state in north-central United States
Hoosier State, Indiana, IN - a state in midwestern United States
Hawkeye State, IA, Iowa - a state in midwestern United States
Kansas, KS, Sunflower State - a state in midwestern United States
Great Lakes State, Michigan, Wolverine State, MI - a midwestern state in north central United States in the Great Lakes region
Gopher State, Minnesota, North Star State, MN - a midwestern state
Missouri, Show Me State, MO - a midwestern state in central United States; a border state during the American Civil War, Missouri was admitted to the Confederacy without actually seceding from the Union
Cornhusker State, Nebraska, NE - a midwestern state on the Great Plains
Buckeye State, OH, Ohio - a midwestern state in north central United States in the Great Lakes region
Badger State, WI, Wisconsin - a midwestern state in north central United States
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Kapsalis will begin his "Warming the Globe" 2018 tour in the American Midwest, with an appearance here on March 1.
Suprarural: Architectural Atlas of Rural Protocols of the American Midwest and the Argentine Pampas
You would hope that someone will emerge but unfortunately the great industrial cities of the American midwest and east coast are no longer producing great heavyweights.
Louis Theroux: Dark States BBC2, 9pm FACTUAL Milwaukee in the American midwest has spiralling gun crime and murder rates that are 12 times the national average.
The author includes historical anecdotes in the forms of pictures, quotations, and historical advertisements about pioneer life in the American Midwest at the turn of the century.
Vacation on Location, Midwest: Explore the Sites Where Your Favorite Movies Were Filmed" is the perfect guidebook for planning trips to places in the American Midwest where movies were made.
The concert opened in a mood of American Midwest pioneering optimism with Aaron Copland's Appalachian Spring ballet music, written during the latter part of the Second World War.
FILM American Honey (15) Star, an adolescent girl from a troubled home, runs away with a crew who drive across the American midwest selling door-to-door.
At 162 minutes, it is an ambitious but wildly satisfying road picture centring on Star (Sasha Lane), a free-spirited 18-year-old trailer park resident who leaves her troubled home in the American Midwest and hooks up with a traveling band of young people on the backroads of America who sell magazine subscriptions door to door.
Each summer, tour groups from as far away as Australia find their way to the American Midwest.
Andrew Young's Unwanted resurrects a Gilded Age murder mystery, immersing audiences into the mental and emotional world of a hurting American Midwest, where stern public morality frequently contrasted with private behavior.
PARMA, OHIO * Interest in starting Byzantine Catholic communities in the American Midwest is sprouting.

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