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A city of southeast New Jersey on the Atlantic Ocean. It is a popular resort and convention center with a famous boardwalk. Legalized gambling was introduced in 1978.
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(Placename) a resort in SE New Jersey on Absecon Beach, an island on the Atlantic coast. Pop: 40 385 (2003 est)
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a city in SE New Jersey: seashore resort. 40,199.
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|Noun||1.||Atlantic City - a city on the Atlantic shore in southeastern New Jersey; a resort and gambling center|
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