I am reading the Ethereum white paper and I am frequently seeing this word "state". The meaning of
state is ambiguous to me.
What does it mean?
Does it mean the previous block?
Does it mean the current block?
Does it mean the entire blockchain?
Does it mean a single transaction(may be the last transaction?)?
Or any other thing?
Please help me. One example where he uses this word is:
I am currently reading this part of the white paper: "https://ethereum.org/en/whitepaper/#blockchain-and-mining"