Staten Island

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geographical name Stat·en Island \ˈsta-tən\

Definition of Staten Island

  1. 1 island of southeastern New York southwest of the mouth of the Hudson River

  2. 2 or formerly Richmond \ˈrich-mənd\play borough of New York City including Staten Island population 468,730 Staten Island is the smallest borough of New York City.


STATEN ISLAND Defined for English Language Learners

Staten Island

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geographical name Stat·en Island \ˈsta-tən\

Definition of Staten Island for English Language Learners

  • : part of the U.S. city of New York, in the state of New York


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