South Carolina[kărˌə-līˈnə] Abbr. SC or S.C.
Origin: see Carolina
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Abbr. SC or S.C.
- South Carˌo·linˈi·an adjective & n.
South Carolina - Cultural Definition
State in the southeastern United States, bordered by North Carolina to the north, the Atlantic Ocean to the south and east, and Georgia to the south and west. Its capital and largest city is Columbia.
- One of the thirteen colonies.
- One of the Confederate states during the Civil War.