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A native or resident of Michigan.
[Possibly originally a humorous blend of Michigan and gander and applied by political opponents as a playful insult for Lewis Cass (1782-1866), Whig party politician and governor (1813-1831) of the Michigan Territory.]
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(Placename) a native or inhabitant of Michigan
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