Associations to the word «Michigan»


MICHIGAN, proper noun. A state of the United States of America with as capital Lansing and largest city Detroit.
MICHIGAN, proper noun. Lake Michigan, one of the Great Lakes
MICHIGAN, 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.
MICHIGAN BASEMENT, noun. (US) a simple, often damp, basement that has an earth floor
MICHIGAN HOLLY, noun. American winterberry, Ilex verticillata.
MICHIGAN ROLL, noun. A form of sushi made with spicy tuna, avocado, and other ingredients.
MICHIGAN ROLLS, noun. Plural of Michigan roll

Dictionary definition

MICHIGAN, noun. A midwestern state in north central United States in the Great Lakes region.
MICHIGAN, noun. The 3rd largest of the Great Lakes; the largest freshwater lake entirely within the United States borders.
MICHIGAN, noun. A gambling card game in which chips are placed on the ace and king and queen and jack of separate suits (taken from a separate deck); a player plays the lowest card of a suit in his hand and successively higher cards are played until the sequence stops; the player who plays a card matching one in the layout wins all the chips on that card.

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