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One entry found for Mississippian.
Main Entry: Mis·sis·sip·pi·an
Pronunciation: secondarystressmis-(schwa-)primarystresssip-emacron-schwan
Function: adjective
1 : of or relating to Mississippi, its people, or the Mississippi River
2 : of, relating to, or being the earlier part of the Carboniferous period of the Paleozoic era of geological history in North America or the corresponding system of rocks -- see GEOLOGIC TIME table
- Mississippian noun

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