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Michigan vs Missouri - What's the difference?

michigan | missouri |

As proper nouns the difference between michigan and missouri

is that michigan is michigan while missouri is a capital jefferson city; largest city: kansas city: postal abbreviation: mo .



Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • A (USstate) Capital: Lansing. Largest city: Detroit.
  • , one of the Great Lakes
  • Derived terms

    * MI * Michigander * Michiganian

    See also



    (en noun)
  • (ice hockey) A deke consisting of lifting the puck with the stick and throwing it under the top corner of the goal, while skating behind the net.
  • missouri

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • A (USstate) Capital Jefferson City; largest city: Kansas City: Postal abbreviation: MO
  • The longest river in the United States, flowing from Montana to become a tributary of the Mississippi at Saint Louis.
  • A Native American tribe that originally lived in the Great Lakes region of United States.
  • (historical) An organized territory in the United States during the nineteenth century.
  • Usage notes

    * There is much dispute over the "correct" pronunciation of Missouri (half the state says ). Both are acceptable.


    * (river) Big Muddy

    Derived terms

    * from Missouri * Missourian/Missouran * Missouri canary * Missouri currant * Missouri gooseberry * Missouri gourd * Missouri primrose * Missouri sucker * Missourite * Missouri toothpick * MO

    See also

    * Missouri ----