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Definition 1: the Algonquian language spoken by the Delaware - [noun denoting communication]

(delaware is a kind of ...) family of North American Indian languages spoken from Labrador to South Carolina and west to the Great Plains

Definition 2: a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies - [noun denoting location]

Synonyms for delaware in the sense of this definition

(delaware is an instance of ...) one of the 50 states of the United States

(delaware is a part of ...) the capital of the state of Delaware

(delaware is a part of ...) the largest city in Delaware

(delaware is a part of ...) a river that rises in the Catskills in southeastern New York and flows southward along the border of Pennsylvania with New York and New Jersey to northern Delaware where it empties into Delaware Bay

(delaware is a part of ...) an inlet of the North Atlantic; fed by the Delaware River

(... is part of delaware) North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776

(... is part of delaware) a region of the eastern United States comprising New York and New Jersey and Pennsylvania and Delaware and Maryland

Definition 3: one of the British colonies that formed the United States - [noun denoting location]

(delaware is an instance of ...) one of the 13 British colonies that formed the original states of the United States

Definition 4: a river that rises in the Catskills in southeastern New York and flows southward along the border of Pennsylvania with New York and New Jersey to northern Delaware where it empties into Delaware Bay - [noun denoting object]

Synonyms for delaware in the sense of this definition

(delaware is an instance of ...) a large natural stream of water (larger than a creek)

"the river was navigable for 50 miles"

(... is part of delaware) a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies

(... is part of delaware) a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies

Definition 5: a member of an Algonquian people formerly living in New Jersey and New York and parts of Delaware and Pennsylvania - [noun denoting person]

(delaware is a kind of ...) a member of any of the North American Indian groups speaking an Algonquian language and originally living in the subarctic regions of eastern Canada; many Algonquian tribes migrated south into the woodlands from the Mississippi River to the Atlantic coast

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