|an obscure term ostensibly referring to a lung disease caused by silica dust, sometimes cited as one of the longest words in the English language.|
|the estimation of something as valueless (encountered mainly as an example of one of the longest words in the English language).|
|Ind, Abbreviation: IN a state of the N central US, in the Midwest: consists of an undulating plain, with sand dunes and lakes in the north and limestone caves in the south. Capital: Indianapolis. Pop: 6 195 643 (2003 est). Area: 93 491 sq km (36 097 sq miles)|
Capital of Indiana and largest city in the state.
Note: Known for a five-hundred-mile automobile race (the Indianapolis [Indy] 500) held each year in late May.