Atlantic City


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Atlantic City

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.

Atlantic City

n
(Placename) a resort in SE New Jersey on Absecon Beach, an island on the Atlantic coast. Pop: 40 385 (2003 est)

Atlan′tic Cit′y


n.
a city in SE New Jersey: seashore resort. 40,199.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Atlantic City - a city on the Atlantic shore in southeastern New JerseyAtlantic City - a city on the Atlantic shore in southeastern New Jersey; a resort and gambling center
Garden State, Jersey, New Jersey, NJ - a Mid-Atlantic state on the Atlantic; one of the original 13 colonies
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All of New Jersey, and particularly South Jersey, benefits from a healthy, vibrant Atlantic City economy, said Sen.
Harrah's Entertainment Inc, a US-based gaming company, has announced a pet friendly programme at its Showboat Atlantic City Hotel and Casino in Atlantic city, US.
Flight 962 departs Atlanta at 10:30, arriving in Atlantic City at 12:18, while the second flight, 964, departs Atlanta at 16:55, arriving in Atlantic City at 18:43.
The seaside resort of Atlantic City offers something for everyone, including queer-friendly clubs, 24-hour bars and concerts.
m, at ROTH-GOLDSTEINS MEMORIAL CHAPEL, Pacific & New Hampshire Avenues in Atlantic City.
7) Bank tellers, salesmen, and carpenters basked in the dazzle of Atlantic City hotels and movie palaces.
The convention center and the entire hospitality industry in Atlantic City strongly support the recycling effort," Jim Rutala, ACUA vice president, says.
Jonathan Pitney, a local doctor, began promoting the development of a resort in Atlantic City.
Co-publisher Roger Gros said the title will educate employees about "what gaming has done for the state, from the massive infrastructure that has revived Atlantic City to the more than $4 billion in taxes paid into the Casino Revenue Fund that benefits New Jersey's senior and disabled citizens.
Seen from the approaching freeway, Atlantic City lives up to its celluloid reputation for both glamour and melancholy.
The pilots flew ``The Spirit of Atlantic City'' from Atlantic City on July 17, 1933, to Glendale, completing their flight on July 28.
They keep chasing the dream of Las Vegas, only to find themselves in the nightmare of Atlantic City.

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