geographical name 1. river about 140 miles (225 kilometers) NW Idaho & SE Washington flowing W & S into Snake River 2. fertile hilly region E Washington & NW Idaho N of Snake & Clearwater rivers

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  • Palouse — Palouse, WA U.S. city in Washington Population (2000): 1011 Housing Units (2000): 471 Land area (2000): 1.070075 sq. miles (2.771482 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.070075 sq. miles (2.771482… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Palouse — The Palouse is a region of the northwestern United States, encompassing parts of eastern Washington, North Central Idaho and, in some definitions, extending south into northeast Oregon. It is a major wheat producing agricultural area. Situated… …   Wikipedia

  • Palouse — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Palouse peut signifier : Palouse, une région de l Idaho, de l Oregon et de Washington, aux États Unis Palouse, une tribu amérindienne des États Unis… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • palouse — pəˈlüs noun (plural palouse or palouses) Usage: usually capitalized 1. a. : a Shahaptian people in the Palouse river valley, southeastern Washington and northwestern Idaho b. : a member of the Palouse people 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Palouse — Pa·louse (pə lo͞osʹ) n. pl. Palouse or Pa·louses 1. A Sahaptin speaking Native American people formerly inhabiting an area of southeast Washington and northwest Idaho, with present day descendants in northeast Washington. 2. A member of this… …   Universalium

  • Palouse — n. Native American people who originally inhabited the region of southern Washington and northwest Idaho and whose descendants now live in northern Washington (USA); member of the Palouse people …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Palouse — [pə lu:z] noun (plural same or Palouses) a member of an American Indian people inhabiting the Palouse River valley in SW Washington and NW Idaho …   English new terms dictionary

  • palouse — pa·louse …   English syllables

  • Palouse Falls State Park — Palouse Falls Der Palouse Falls State Park ist ein State Park im US Bundesstaat Washington. Der 42 Hektar große Park liegt 37 km südöstlich von Washtucna im Franklin County im Südosten des Bundesstaats. Seinen Namen erhielt der Park durch… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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