a flower chosen as an official symbol of a U.S. state.
- State function
noun 1. (physics) a thermodynamic quantity that has definite values for given states of a system, such as entropy, enthalpy, free energy, etc
noun 1. the status or condition of being a state, especially a state of the U.S.
noun 1. a person who supports or advocates the attainment of statehood for a territory, colony, or the like, especially for Puerto Rico.
noun, plural statehouses [steyt-hou-ziz] /ˈsteɪtˌhaʊ zɪz/ (Show IPA) 1. the building in which the legislature of a state sits; the capitol of a state. noun 1. (in the US) the building which houses a state legislature; State capitol 2. a building in which public affairs or state ceremonies are conducted