Rochesterian

noun
Roch·​es·​te·​ri·​an | \ ˌrächə̇ˈstirēən, -ˌcheˈs-\
plural -s

Definition of Rochesterian

: a native or resident of Rochester, New York

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History and Etymology for Rochesterian

Rochester (any of several cities including one in southeast England and one in western New York) + English -an

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