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Mar·y·land(mĕr′ə-lənd) Abbr. MD or Md.
A state of the eastern United States. One of the original Thirteen Colonies, it was founded by Lord Baltimore in 1634 as a refuge for English Roman Catholics. Maryland ratified the United States Constitution in 1788. Annapolis is the capital and Baltimore the largest city.
The symbol for mendelevium.
1. also Md. Maryland
2. medical department
3. Latin Medicinae Doctor (Doctor of Medicine)
4. muscular dystrophy
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