Jamaica Bay
geographical name inlet of Atlantic SE New York in SW Long Island

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Jamaica Bay — is a lagoon that lies in the shadow of New York City s skyscrapers and is adjacent to John F. Kennedy International Airport. Location Jamaica Bay is located on the southwestern tip of Long Island in the boroughs of Brooklyn and Queens, New York… …   Wikipedia

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  • Jamaica Bay — New York City mit der Jamaica Bay im Südosten Die Jamaica Bay erstreckt sich entlang der New Yorker Stadtteile Brooklyn und Queens. Sie umfasst mehr als 70 Quadratkilometer Wasser, Marschland, unzählige kleine Buchten und Kanäle und ein Archipel… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jamaica Bay — Inlet of the Atlantic Ocean. It occupies about 20 sq mi (50 sq km) along the southwestern shore of Long Island, in southeastern New York, U.S. Part of the Port of New York, it is sheltered on the south by Rockaway Peninsula and connects with the… …   Universalium

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  • Jamaica, Queens — Jamaica is a neighborhood in the borough of Queens in New York City. It was settled under Dutch rule in 1656 in New Netherland as Rustdorp.cite web |url=http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/ jdevlin/ny/jamaica li hist.htm |title=Jamaica… …   Wikipedia

  • Jamaica (Queens) — 40° 42′ 13″ N 73° 48′ 07″ W / 40.70354, 73.80203 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • bay — bay1 /bay/, n. 1. a body of water forming an indentation of the shoreline, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf. 2. South Atlantic States. an arm of a swamp. 3. a recess of land, partly surrounded by hills. 4. an arm of a prairie or swamp,… …   Universalium

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