Diamond State
Diamond State Diamond State Delaware; -- a nickname alluding to its small size. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Diamond State — may refer to: The U.S. State of Delaware, unofficially nicknamed The Diamond State Diamond State Conference, a high school sports league Diamond State Telephone, the operating unit of Verizon serving Delaware The U.S. State of Arkansas,… …   Wikipedia

  • Diamond State — noun a Mid Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies • Syn: ↑Delaware, ↑First State, ↑DE • Instance Hypernyms: ↑American state • Part Holonyms: ↑United States, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Diamond State — Delaware (used as a nickname). * * * …   Universalium

  • DIAMOND STATE —    Delaware, U.S., from its small size and great wealth …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Diamond State — Delaware …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Diamond State Telephone — Verizon Delaware LLC Type Holding of Verizon Industry Telecommunications Founded 1897 Headquarters …   Wikipedia

  • Diamond State Conference — The Diamond State Conference is a high school sports conference comprising private schools in Delaware. Historically, the conference consisted of schools from Lower Delaware and existed until the 1969 70 school year when the Henlopen Conference… …   Wikipedia

  • The Diamond State — «штат бриллиант». Делавэр получил это прозвище потому, что, будучи маленьким по размерам, играет очень большую роль в экономике страны …   Словарь топонимов США

  • State nicknames and symbols — ▪ Table State nicknames and symbols state state tree state bird state flower state nickname(s) motto United States bald eagle* rose In God We Trust Alabama southern (longleaf) pine yellowhammer camellia Cotton State, Yellowhammer State, Heart of… …   Universalium

  • state — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. condition, shape (inf.), kilter (inf.), category, estate, lot, makeup (inf.); case, mood, disposition, temper; pickle, contretemps, quandary, dilemma, plight; aspect, appearance; constitution,… …   English dictionary for students

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