Cornhusker State

• Cornhusker State, the «штат кукурузников», официальное рекламное прозвище штата Небраска. Жителей штата часто называют «кукурузники» [Cornhuskers]. Прозвище не имеет негативной окраски; оно лишь ассоциируется с кукурузой, этой чисто американской культурой

США. Лингвострановедческий англо-русский словарь. 2013.

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  • Cornhusker State — noun a midwestern state on the Great Plains • Syn: ↑Nebraska, ↑NE • Instance Hypernyms: ↑American state • Part Holonyms: ↑United States, ↑United States of America, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cornhusker State — noun Nickname of the U.S. state of Nebraska …   Wiktionary

  • Cornhusker State — Nebraska (used as a nickname). * * * …   Universalium

  • Cornhusker State — Nebraska …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • SS Cornhusker State (T-ACS-6) — is a crane ship in ready reserve for the United States Navy. She is stationed at Cheatham Annex in Williamsburg, Virginia and is in ready reserve under the Military Sealift Command. The ship was named for the state of Nebraska, which is also… …   Wikipedia

  • cornhusker — ☆ cornhusker [kôrn′hus΄kər ] n. 1. a person or machine that husks corn 2. [C ] Informal a person born or living in Nebraska, called the Cornhusker State …   English World dictionary

  • State nicknames and symbols — ▪ Table State nicknames and symbols state state tree state bird state flower state nickname(s) motto United States bald eagle* rose In God We Trust Alabama southern (longleaf) pine yellowhammer camellia Cotton State, Yellowhammer State, Heart of… …   Universalium

  • state — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. condition, shape (inf.), kilter (inf.), category, estate, lot, makeup (inf.); case, mood, disposition, temper; pickle, contretemps, quandary, dilemma, plight; aspect, appearance; constitution,… …   English dictionary for students

  • Cornhusker — noun a) Nickname of a resident or native of the U.S. state of Nebraska. b) Name of a number of sports teams in the U.S. state of Nebraska …   Wiktionary

  • cornhusker — noun a) A person or device that removes husks from corn. b) A person who is a native or resident of the U.S. state of Nebraska …   Wiktionary

  • American state — noun one of the 50 states of the United States • Hypernyms: ↑state, ↑province • Hyponyms: ↑slave state, ↑free state • Instance Hyponyms: ↑Alabama, ↑Heart …   Useful english dictionary


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