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down•state



Pronunciation: (
n., adv.doun'stāt';
adj.doun'stāt"),
[key]

n.
the southern part of a U.S. state.

adj.
located in or characteristic of this part: The downstate precincts reported early.

adv.
in, to, or into the downstate area: We're going downstate for the holidays.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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