New Jersey

geographical name

Definition of New Jersey

  1. state in the eastern U.S. bordering on Lower New York Bay, Delaware Bay, and the Atlantic Ocean and separated from Pennsylvania and Delaware by the Delaware River; capital Trenton area 7787 square miles (20,168 square kilometers), population 8,791,894

New Jerseyan

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New Jerseyite

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NEW JERSEY Defined for English Language Learners

New Jersey

geographical name

Definition of New Jersey for English Language Learners

  • : state of the U.S.



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