What are Massachusetts?

  • (noun): A member of the Algonquian people who formerly lived around Massachusetts Bay.
    Synonyms: Massachuset
    See also — Additional definitions below


Massachusetts (i/ˌmæsəˈtʃuːsɨts/), officially the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, is a U.S. state in the New England region of the northeastern United States of America. It is bordered by Rhode Island and Connecticut to the south, New York to the west, and Vermont and New Hampshire to the north; at its east lies the Atlantic Ocean. Massachusetts is the 7th least extensive, but the 14th most populous and the 3rd most densely populated of the 50 United States. Massachusetts features two separate metropolitan areas: Greater Boston in the east and the Springfield metropolitan area in the west.

Read more about Massachusetts.

Some articles on Massachusetts:

Lowell - Institutions in The United States - In Massachusetts
... undergrad dormitory, Cambridge Lowell Devils, hockey team, Lowell Lowell High School (Lowell, Massachusetts), high school, Lowell The Sun (Lowell), newspaper, Lowell, Mass University of Massachusetts ...
Service Corporation International - Controversies - Massachusetts
... Several years prior, the Boston Globe reported J.S ... Waterman's Sons, also owned by SCI, was found by the Board to have accidentally cremated the body of a stillborn infant ...
Boston Post Road - Upper Post Road
... Haven, Connecticut, to Hartford Connecticut Route 159 from Hartford to Springfield, Massachusetts U.S ... Route 20 from Springfield to Warren, Massachusetts (via Route 67) Massachusetts Route 9 from Warren through Worcester to Shrewsbury and U.S ...
Norwell, Massachusetts - Transportation
... Massachusetts Route 3 passes through the town twice, across the southern portion of the town and another short portion near the west of the town ...
Cases of Population Transfer - United States - Other Forced Population Transfers
... In April 1938, the towns of Dana, Massachusetts, Enfield, Massachusetts, Greenwich, Massachusetts, and Prescott, Massachusetts were depopulated to make way for the Quabbin Reservoir ...

More definitions of "Massachusetts":

  • (noun): The Algonquian language of the Massachuset people.
    Synonyms: Massachuset