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1. Caroline.
2. Of or relating to Charlemagne and his times.
3. Of or relating to Carolina or the Carolinas.
A native or inhabitant of Carolina or the Carolinas.
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adj, n
(Historical Terms) a variant of Caroline, Carolingian


(Placename) of or relating to North or South Carolina
(Peoples) a native or inhabitant of North or South Carolina
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(ˌkær əˈlɪn i ən)

1. of or pertaining to North Carolina or South Carolina.
2. a native or inhabitant of North Carolina or of South Carolina.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Carolinian - a native or resident of the Carolinas
American - a native or inhabitant of the United States
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