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A native or resident of Indiana.

[Origin unknown.]
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(Peoples) US a native or inhabitant of Indiana
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(ˈhu ʒər)

a native or inhabitant of Indiana (used as a nickname).
[1920–30, Amer.; of uncertain orig.]
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Noun1.Hoosier - a native or resident of Indiana
American - a native or inhabitant of the United States
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