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
adjective 1. lacking nationality. 2. Finance. of, relating to, or consisting of any currency deposited in banks outside the country of original issue. adjective 1. without nationality: stateless persons 2. without a state or states 3. (mainly Brit) without ceremonial dignity A stateless server is one which treats each request as an independent transaction, unrelated […]
noun 1. a small state, especially one resulting from the dissolution of a larger state. noun 1. a small state: the Gaza Strip statelet