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  • proper n. A north-central state of the United States of America. Capital: Pierre. West of Minnesota, south of North Dakota, north of Nebraska.

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  • n. a state in north central United States

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Examples

  • They told me about their fallen leader, Tom Daschle of South Dakota, who had seen millions of dollars’ worth of negative ads rain down on his head-full-page newspaper ads and television spots informing his neighbors day after day that he supported baby-killing and men in wedding gowns, a few even suggesting that he’d treated his first wife badly, despite the fact that she had traveled to South Dakota to help him get reelected.

    The Audacity of Hope

  • The Dakota campaigns, as usual, resolved themselves largely into feats of physical endurance, in which I was inspired by the fine example of the state presidents -- Mrs. John Pyle of South Dakota and Mrs. Clara V. Darrow of North Dakota.

    The Story of a Pioneer

  • Best Crew Chief, 28th Bomb Wing, Ellsworth AFB, South Dakota

    Strategic Air Command: People Aircraft and Missiles 2nd Edition

  • Crumm Trophy, for the bomber unit with most points in all activities except electronic countermeasures and simulated SRAM firing, 28th Bomb Wing, Ellsworth AFB, South Dakota

    Strategic Air Command: People Aircraft and Missiles 2nd Edition

  • A little quiet fishing in the Black Hills of South Dakota with the President.

    Barbara Bush

  • Best Security Police Team, 44th Strategic Missile Wing, Ellsworth AFB, South Dakota

    Strategic Air Command: People Aircraft and Missiles 2nd Edition

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