Cherokee Outlet
geographical name strip of land N Oklahoma along S border of Kansas E of 100°W; opened to settlement 1893; 50 miles (80 kilometers) wide, about 220 miles (354 kilometers) long

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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