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Ar·kan·sas

 (är′kən-sô′) Abbr. AR or Ark.
A state of the south-central United States bordered on the east by the Mississippi River. It was admitted as the 25th state in 1836. The region was explored by members of Hernando de Soto's expedition in 1541 and passed to the United States in 1803 as part of the Louisiana Purchase. Little Rock is the capital and the largest city.

Ar·kan′san (är-kăn′zən) adj. & n.
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Arkansan

(ɑːˈkænzən)
n
(Placename) a native or inhabitant of Arkansas
adj
(Placename) of or relating to Arkansas
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Noun1.Arkansan - a native or resident of ArkansasArkansan - a native or resident of Arkansas  
American - a native or inhabitant of the United States
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That sentiment is made very clear in the letter from the Arkansan lawmakers.
Jenny Arkansan, 17, of Arthur Street, Small Heath, was handed the ASBO after a trial at Birmingham Magistrates' Court, during which she was described as a key member of the B515 gang, which has caused disruption and anguish in Highgate, Southacre and Lee Bank.
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"Antiquities," directed by Arkansan Daniel Campbell, who also co-wrote the movie, is expected to have a 28-day shooting schedule and be finished by the end of the year.
New Position: Karen Konarski-Hart of Little Rock has been elected vice president of the American Chiropractic Association, the first woman and first Arkansan to hold that position.
The Arkansas Association of Asian Businesses was formed to serve the Arkansan-Asian business community, specifically to support the professional growth of those Arkansans of Asian descent, to promote Asian-owned businesses in Arkansas, to provide assistance to Arkansas companies looking to explore Asian markets, to provide resources for companies and professionals from Asian countries looking to explore business opportunities with Arkansas and, overall, to be an advocate for entrepreneurship that is related to Arkansas and Asia.