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n. pl. Santee or San·tees
A member of the eastern branch of the Sioux, comprising the Mdewakanton, Sisseton-Wahpeton, and Wahpekute peoples, with present-day populations in Nebraska, Minnesota, the Dakotas, and Canada. Also called Dakota, Eastern Sioux, Santee Dakota, Santee Sioux.


(Placename) a river in SE central South Carolina, formed by the union of the Congaree and Wateree Rivers: flows southeast to the Atlantic; part of the Santee-Wateree-Catawba River System an inland waterway 866 km (538 miles) long. Length: 230 km (143 miles)



1. a city in SW California. 53,450.
2. a river flowing SE from central South Carolina to the Atlantic. 143 mi. (230 km) long.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Santee - a member of the eastern branch of the SiouxSantee - a member of the eastern branch of the Sioux
Siouan, Sioux - a member of a group of North American Indian peoples who spoke a Siouan language and who ranged from Lake Michigan to the Rocky Mountains
2.Santee - the Siouan language spoken by the Santee
Siouan language, Siouan - a family of North American Indian languages spoken by the Sioux
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Santee Education Complex , a Los Angeles school, opened a 15-stall gender-neutral washroom to accommodate transgender students Friday.
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Last year one of the Santas even created a fake account and befriended their Santee on Twitter to get to know them better," she said.
The Santee had been several thousand who signed a peace treaty ceding most of southern Minnesota, opening it up for white settlement that existed along with a narrow strip of land known as the upper and lower agencies.
Carter 2-2 0-0 5, Putney 4-7 2-2 13, Lalanne 2-4 2-2 6, Gordon 3-6 0-2 6, Williams 5-9 4-6 18, Dyson 1-4 1-2 4, Esho 5-9 0-0 10, Santee 2-6 2-2 7, Bergantino 2-3 0-1 4, Davis 5-8 0-1 13, Berger 2-6 0-0 4.
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The Nuclear Regulatory Commission concluded its mandatory hearing on the South Carolina Electric and Gas (SCEG) and Santee Cooper application for two combined licenses at the Summer site in South Carolina and has cleared the way for approval of the permits.
International Resource News-July 21, 2011--Duke Energy Carolinas signs letter of intent with Santee Cooper(C)1994-2011 ENPublishing - http://www.
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