upstate[up′stāt′; for adj. and adv. up′stāt′]
upstate definition by Webster's New World
that part of a state farther to the north or away from a large city; specif., the northern part of New York
in, to, or from upstate
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- upstater noun
upstate definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The northerly section of a state in the United States.adverb & adj.
To, from, or in the northerly section of a state: drove upstate on vacation; went fishing in upstate New York.
- upˈstatˌer noun