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A city of southwest Connecticut on Long Island Sound northeast of New York City. Settled in 1639, it was a fishing and whaling community and later an industrial center.


(Placename) a port in SW Connecticut, on Long Island Sound. Pop: 139 664 (2003 est)


(ˈbrɪdʒˌpɔrt, -ˌpoʊrt)

a seaport in SW Connecticut, on Long Island Sound. 137,990.
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Noun1.Bridgeport - a port in southwestern Connecticut on Long Island Sound
Connecticut, Constitution State, CT, Nutmeg State - a New England state; one of the original 13 colonies
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But by this time several exchanges had been opened for ordinary business, in New Haven, Bridgeport, New York, and Philadelphia.
Under the pact, Hardinge pays a licensing fee to Bridgeport International and assumes responsibility in North America for the manufacture and distribution of Bridgeport knee mills (but not the small machining centers nor the turning machines that had been produced at the Connecticut plant).
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Sprott and an unknown number of her neighbors in newly built Bridgeport, a development that boasts waterfalls, a 15-acre lake, stone bridges, a lighthouse and a beach club, were directed to travel some 60 miles south to place their votes.
Now, with the Bridgeport factory closed and its milling-machine production starting to be picked up by Hardinge, Inc.
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710 Bridgeport Avenue in Shelton is one of the finest Class A industrial/flex facilities in the region, offering a centralized location surrounded by outstanding amenities, exceptional infrastructure and a prestigious tenant history.
Bridgeport, the newest school in the Saugus Union School District, welcomed about 560 children Wednesday with a morning flag salute in front of the Newhall Ranch Road campus.
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