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The Missouri and Mississippi Rivers together form the third longest river in the world
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Like a number of U.S. states, Missouri gets its origin from Native American Indians. In fact, it's Sioux for "muddy water". When pronouncing Missouri, we suggest replacing the two 's' with a 'z'.
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