- Gulf States
- Gulf Statesthe Gulf Statesa) the small Arab countries on the Gulf, all of which produce oil and gas. These are Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates.b) AmE the US states whose coasts are on the Gulf of Mexico. These are Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas.
Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.
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