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Definition 1: a state in the Deep South on the gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate States during the American Civil War - [noun denoting location]

Synonyms for mississippi in the sense of this definition

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

(mississippi is a part of ...) a river that rises in west central Mississippi and flows southwest to empty into the Mississippi River above Vicksburg

(mississippi is a part of ...) capital of the state of Mississippi on the Pearl River

(mississippi is a part of ...) a town in eastern Mississippi

(mississippi is a part of ...) a town in southwest Mississippi on the Mississippi River

(mississippi is a part of ...) a town in northeast Mississippi

(mississippi is a part of ...) a town in western Mississippi on bluffs above the Mississippi River to the west of Jackson; focus of an important campaign during the American Civil War as the Union fought to control the Mississippi River and so to cut the Confederacy into two halves

(mississippi is a part of ...) a river in Mississippi that flows southward to the Gulf of Mexico

(mississippi is a part of ...) a river that rises in northeastern Mississippi and flows southward through western Alabama to join the Alabama River and form the Mobile River

(mississippi is a part of ...) a town in southeast Mississippi

(mississippi is a part of ...) a town in western Mississippi on the Mississippi River to the north of Vicksburg

(mississippi is a part of ...) a town in eastern Mississippi near the border with Alabama

(mississippi is a part of ...) an old town in southern Mississippi on the Gulf of Mexico

(... is part of mississippi) the southeastern region of the United States: South Carolina and Georgia and Alabama and Mississippi and Louisiana; prior to the American Civil War all these states produced cotton and permitted slavery

(... is part of mississippi) the region of the United States lying to the south of the Mason-Dixon line

(... is part of mississippi) a region of the United States comprising states bordering the Gulf of Mexico; Alabama and Florida and Louisiana and Mississippi and Texas

(... is part of mississippi) 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 a member of mississippi) the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861

(mississippi is the region of the domain of ...) a decisive battle in the American Civil War (1863); after being besieged for nearly seven weeks the Confederates surrendered

Definition 2: a major North American river and the chief river of the United States; rises in northern Minnesota and flows southward into the Gulf of Mexico - [noun denoting object]

Synonyms for mississippi in the sense of this definition

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

"the river was navigable for 50 miles"

(... is part of mississippi) 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

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