a seaport in and the capital of Maryland, in the central part, on Chesapeake Bay: U.S. Naval Academy.
[mer-uh-luh nd] /ˈmɛr ə lənd/ Show IPA
a state in the E United States, on the Atlantic coast. 10,577 sq. mi. (27,395 sq. km). Capital: Annapolis. Abbreviation: MD (for use with zip code), Md.
Related forms Marylander, noun
the capital of Maryland, near the mouth of the Severn River on Chesapeake Bay: site of the US Naval Academy. Pop: 36 178 (2003 est)
Maryland (ˈmɛərɪˌlænd, ˈmɛrɪlənd)
Md, Abbreviation: MD a state of the eastern US, on the Atlantic: divided into two unequal parts by Chesapeake Bay: mostly low-lying, with the Alleghenies in the northwest Capital: Annapolis. Pop: 5 508 909 (2003 est). Area: 31 864 sq km (12 303 sq miles)