Definition of State. Meaning of State. Synonyms of State

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Definition of State

State
State State, n. A statement; also, a document containing a statement. [R.] --Sir W. Scott.
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State State, a. 1. Stately. [Obs.] --Spenser. 2. Belonging to the state, or body politic; public.
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Argillaceous Ar`gil*la"ceous, a. [L. argillaceus, fr. argilla.] Of the nature of clay; consisting of, or containing, argil or clay; clayey. Argillaceous sandstone (Geol.), a sandstone containing much clay. Argillaceous iron ore, the clay ironstone. Argillaceous schist or state. See Argillite.
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Construct Con"struct, a. Formed by, or relating to, construction, interpretation, or inference. Construct form or state (Heb. Gram.), that of a noun used before another which has the genitive relation to it.

Meaning of State from wikipedia

- State may refer to: State Magazine, a monthly magazine published by the U.S. Department of State The State (newspaper), a daily newspaper in Columbia,...
- A nation state is a political unit where the state and nation are congruent. It is a more precise concept than "country", since a country does not need...
- A state is a polity under a system of governance with a monopoly on force. There is no undisputed definition of a state. A widely used definition from...
- Washington (/ˈwɒʃɪŋtən/ (listen)), officially the State of Washington, is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the Western United States. Named...
- A sovereign state is a political entity that is represented by one centralized government that has sovereignty over a geographic area. International law...
- A head of state (or chief of state) is the public persona who officially embodies a state in its unity and legitimacy. Depending on the country's form...
- socialist state, socialist republic, or socialist country, sometimes referred to as a workers' state or workers' republic, is a sovereign state constitutionally...
- A state religion (also called an established religion or official religion) is a religion or creed officially endorsed by a sovereign state. A state with...
- A city-state is an independent sovereign city which serves as the center of political, economic, and cultural life over its contiguous territory. They...
- United States, a state is a constituent political entity, of which there are currently 50. Bound together in a political union, each state holds governmental...