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New York

geographical name

Definition of New York

  1. 1 state NE United States ∗ Albany area 49,576 square miles (121,898 square kilometers), pop 19,378,102

  2. 2 or New York City city & port SE New York at mouth of Hudson River; includes boroughs of Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, & Staten Island pop 8,175,133

  3. 3 the borough of Manhattan in New York City pop 1,585,873

New Yorker play \ˈyȯr-kər\ noun

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