Deep South


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Deep South

 (dēp)
A region of the southeast United States, usually comprising the states of Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, and South Carolina.

Deep South

n
(Placename) the SE part of the US, esp South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana

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n.
the southeastern section of the U.S., usu. including South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana.
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Noun1.Deep South - the southeastern region of the United States: South Carolina and Georgia and Alabama and Mississippi and Louisiana; prior to the American Civil War all these states produced cotton and permitted slavery
South - the region of the United States lying to the south of the Mason-Dixon line
Alabama, Camellia State, Heart of Dixie, AL - a state in the southeastern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
Empire State of the South, Georgia, Peach State, GA - a state in southeastern United States; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
Louisiana, Pelican State, LA - a state in southern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
Magnolia State, Mississippi, MS - a state in the Deep South on the gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate States during the American Civil War
Palmetto State, SC, South Carolina - a state in the Deep South; one of the original 13 colonies
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US Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt today visited Nevada Gold Mines' Cortez mine where he saw first-hand its Deep South expansion project, a highlight of the Department's expedited permitting process.
"I'm a Jew and a Buddhist living in the Deep South. I feel compelled to define what that means.
According to the National Weather Service, "a powerful storm will bring numerous impacts across the Deep South and the East." It added "severe thunderstorms may produce damaging winds; a few strong tornadoes; and flash flooding in the Deep South and Southeast".
It added, "Severe thunderstorms may produce damaging winds; a few strong tornadoes; and flash flooding in the Deep South and Southeast."
Dixieball: Race and Professional Basketball in the Deep South, 1947-1979
More than 6,900 people have been killed and 13,000 injured in the area since 2004 when violence intensified, independent monitoring group Deep South Watch says.
Take a trip to the Deep South of the US with this revealing and heartfelt documentary which offers a poetic portrait of the low-wage population as they struggle to thrive and survive.
Meet Me In St Louis may conjure up memories of America's first screen sweetheart but the city in the Deep South is just as famous for its food and drink.
The Journal of Public Health in the Deep South will allow MPHA to connect with academics, said David Buys, PhD, MSPH, CPH, president-elect of the APHA-affiliated association.
Deep South Studios, a TV, film and digital media production facility in Algiers, has opened for business with its first tenant.
Nevada projects at Cortez Deep South, Goldrush, and Turquoise Ridge (75% interest) have been approved and are in execution.