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Massachusetts

U.S. state; the word is plural, originally (1614) a name for the Algonquian native people who lived around the bay, from Algonquian Massachusett "at the large hill," in reference to Great Blue Hill, southwest of Boston. Related: Massachusettensian.

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Definitions of Massachusetts

Massachusetts (n.)
a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies;
Synonyms: Bay State / Old Colony / ma / Mass.
Massachusetts (n.)
a member of the Algonquian people who formerly lived around Massachusetts Bay;
Synonyms: Massachuset
Massachusetts (n.)
one of the British colonies that formed the United States;
Synonyms: Massachusetts Bay Colony
Massachusetts (n.)
the Algonquian language of the Massachuset;
Synonyms: Massachuset
From wordnet.princeton.edu

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