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Ne·va·da

Nevada

 
pronunciation:
n va d [or] n vae d
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part of speech: noun
definition: a state in the western United States. Its capital is Carson City. (abbreviated: NV)
 
derivation: Nevadan (n.)
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Nevada means "snow-capped" in Spanish. Nevada has many mountain ranges, including part of the Sierra Nevada.