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Ar·i·zo·na

Arizona

 
pronunciation:
ae rih zo n
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part of speech: noun
definition: a state in the southwestern United States. Its capital is Phoenix. (abbreviated: AZ)
 
derivations: Arizonan (adj.), Arizonian (adj.), Arizonan (n.), Arizonian (n.)
Word History
Arizona is the Spanish spelling of a Papago or Pima word that means "place of the little stream."