Gulf States definition by Webster's New World
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states on the Gulf of Mexico; Fla., Ala., Miss., La., & Tex.
Gulf States definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- The countries bordering the Persian Gulf in southwest Asia, including Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, and Oman.
- The states of the southern United States with coastlines on the Gulf of Mexico.