10 Words And Phrases You’ll Only Understand If You’re From Oregon

Oregon is unique in countless ways, so it’s perfectly sensible that we’d have a number of unusual (and re-defined) terms uniquely tailored to our home state. From Elephant Ears to the Timbers Army, here are 10 words and phrases you’re unlikely to come across in other states:

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Read about the “Ten things all Oregonians know to be true” here.