New York
geographical name 1. state NE United States capital Albany area 49,576 square miles (121,898 square kilometers), population 18,976,457 2. (or New York City) city & port SE New York at mouth of Hudson River; includes boroughs of Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, & Staten Island population 8,008,278 3. the borough of Manhattan in New York City population 1,537,195 • New Yorker noun

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