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(Encyclopedia) state: see government.

Karenni State

(Encyclopedia) Karenni State: see Kayah State, Myanmar.

Trucial States

(Encyclopedia) Trucial States: see United Arab Emirates.

Kayah State

(Encyclopedia) Kayah State k?y, formerly Karenni Statek?r?n?, state (1983 pop. 168,355), 4,506 sq mi (11,671 sq km), E Myanmar, on the Thai border. Loikaw is the capital. The terrain is?

State College

(Encyclopedia) State College, borough (1990 pop. 38,923), Centre co., central Pa., surrounded by farmland; settled 1859, inc. 1896. Manufacturing includes electronic products, foods, chemicals, and?

states' rights

(Encyclopedia) states' rights, in U.S. history, doctrine based on the Tenth Amendment to the Constitution, which states, The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor?

Shan State

(Encyclopedia) Shan State shn, state (1983 pop. 3,718,706), c.60,000 sq mi (155,400 sq km), E central Myanmar. Taunggyi, the capital, and Lashio are its principal cities. It borders on China in the?

Baltic states

(Encyclopedia) Baltic states, the countries of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, bordering on the eastern coast of the Baltic Sea. Formed in 1918, they remained independent republics until their?