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Fin·ger Lakes

 (fĭng′gər)
A group of 11 elongated glacial lakes in west-central New York, including Cayuga and Seneca, the largest and deepest of the lakes. The region is a major grape-growing area with many resorts and recreational facilities.

Fin′ger Lakes`


n.pl.
a group of elongated glacial lakes in central and W New York: resort region.
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Noun1.Finger Lakes - a geographical area in central New York State that is named for a series of narrow glacial lakes that lie parallel in a north-south direction
Canandaigua Lake, Lake Canandaigua - a glacial lake in central New York; one of the Finger Lakes
Cayuga Lake, Lake Cayuga - a glacial lake in central New York; the longest of the Finger Lakes
Keuka Lake, Lake Keuka - a glacial lake in central New York; one of the Finger Lakes
Lake Seneca, Seneca Lake - a glacial lake in central New York; the largest of the Finger Lakes
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Senator Kirsten Gillibrand announced that legislation she authored to designate the Finger Lakes Region as a National Heritage Area (NHA) passed out of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee.
The Winery of the Year award recognizes the winery with the best overall showing and this year went to a tie between CK Cellars from the Finger Lakes Region, and Sparkling Pointe from the North Fork of Long Island.
New York's scenic Finger Lakes region is in the western part of the state and is named after the 11 long, narrow, north-south lakes that stretch across its plains.
Generations Bank has partnered with businesses and residents in the Northern Finger Lakes region since its founding in 1870, while maintaining a strong commitment to each and every community in which it operates.
This illustrated history of the town of Auburn, located in the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York, is accessible to general readers and detailed enough to interest scholars.
M2 PHARMA-December 7, 2015-Aetna signs expanded medicare agreement with Cortland Regional Medical Center for Upstate New York and the Finger Lakes region
While overall black duck populations have stabilized, the number of mallards wintering in the Finger Lakes region has continued to increase.
Lawrence River Valley and Finger Lakes Region of NY We offer hunts for puddle Ducks, diving Ducks, Canada geese & spring Snow Geese.
Illustrated with beautiful color photography, Timeless Bounty: Food and Wine in New York's Finger Lakes is a tribute to the culinary and wine traditions of the Finger Lakes region of New York, which are directly connected to the region's agricultural bounty.
The exhibit opened Saturday afternoon at the Women's Rights National Historical Park in Seneca Falls, in the Finger Lakes region.
with regard to the solid waste situation--particularly in the northern Finger Lakes region that includes Ontario County--the 2014 summit will look to the future, presenting information aimed at answering the question, "Where should we try to go?
I operated a dairy farm here in the Finger Lakes region of New York for 35 years.

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