home on the range

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“Home on the Range” definition


A song celebrating life in the American West; the state song of Kansas. It begins, “Oh, give me a home where the buffalo roam, / Where the deer and the antelope play&ellipsis4;”

The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
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