New York Bay
geographical name inlet of the Atlantic SE New York & NE New Jersey at mouth of Hudson River forming harbor of metropolitan New York & consisting of Upper New York Bay & Lower New York Bay connected by the Narrows (strait separating Staten Island & Long Island)

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Lower New York Bay — is the section of New York Bay outside of The Narrows that flows directly into the Atlantic Ocean via Hudson Canyon, an underwater channel that flows southeast from Lower New York Bay for hundreds of miles into the Atlantic Ocean.Roughly… …   Wikipedia

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