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  1. Virginia reel

    • noun

      a lively American country dance performed by a number of couples facing each other in parallel lines.
    • noun

      a low-growing, sweetly scented plant with white, pink, or lilac flowers, native to the Mediterranean and cultivated elsewhere.
    • (1587–?), first English child born in North America. Born on Roanoke Island, Virginia, to Ananias Dare and Elinor White, she disappeared with the other 117 Roanoke colonists, as was discovered in 1591.
    • noun

      see opossum
    • a state of the eastern US; population 1,814,468 (est. 2008); capital, Charleston. It separated from Virginia during the Civil War (1861) and became the 35th state of the US in 1863.
    • noun

      another term for Virginia bluebell
    • a historic settlement in western Nevada, south of Reno, site of the Comstock Lode gold and silver boom in the 1850s–60s.
    • a state of the eastern US; population 1,814,468 (est. 2008); capital, Charleston. It separated from Virginia during the American Civil War (1861) and became the 35th state of the US in 1863.
    • (born 1945), English tennis player; full name Sarah Virginia Wade. She won many singles titles, including the US Open (1968), the Italian championship (1971), the Australian Open (1972), and Wimbledon (1977).
    • noun

      a cat-sized opossum with a greyish body and a white face, widespread throughout North and Central America.
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