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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Wy•o•mingwaɪˈoʊ mɪŋ(n.)

  1. a state in the NW United States. 493,782; 97,914 sq. mi. (253,595 sq. km).

    Category: Geography (places)

    Ref: Cap.: Cheyenne.; Abbr.: WY 1 , Wyo., Wy. 1

  2. a city in W Michigan, near Grand Rapids. 62,410.

    Category: Geography (places)

Wy•o′ming•ite`(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Wyoming, Equality State, WY(noun)

    a state in the western United States; mountainous in the west and north with the Great Plains in the east

Wiktionary

  1. Wyoming(ProperNoun)

    A Capital: Cheyenne.

  2. Origin: xwé:wamənk

Freebase

  1. Wyoming

    Wyoming is a state in the mountain region of the Western United States. Wyoming is the 10th most extensive, but the least populous and the second least densely populated of the 50 United States. The western two thirds of the state is covered mostly with the mountain ranges and rangelands in the foothills of the Eastern Rocky Mountains, while the eastern third of the state is high elevation prairie known as the High Plains. Cheyenne is the capital and the most populous city of Wyoming with a population of nearly 60,000 people within its city proper.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Wyoming

    a North-West State of the American Union, chiefly on the eastern slope of the Rocky Mountains, an elevated region about three times the area of Ireland and a comparatively sparse population, settled principally along the line of the Union Pacific Railway; it has a very rugged surface, and abounds in deep cañons and frowning precipices, the lakes also are deep, and there are immense geysers, one, the Great Geyser, throwing up a volume of water 300 ft. high; it is rich in minerals, yields good crops of various grains, rears large herds of horses and cattle, as well as game on its moors, and trout and salmon in its rivers. See Yellowstone Park.

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