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Central Park

An extensive recreational area of New York City extending north to south in central Manhattan. The land, acquired in 1856, was developed according to plans drawn up by the landscape architects Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux.

Cen′tral Park′

a public park in central Manhattan, New York City. 840 acres (340 hectares).
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Noun1.Central Park - a large park in ManhattanCentral Park - a large park in Manhattan    
Manhattan - one of the five boroughs of New York City
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The meeting will be held at Room 407 of the Arsenal, which is located at 830 Fifth Avenue in Central Park, Manhattan.
Participants are taken on an exhilarating route through the five boroughs of New York to the finish in Central Park, Manhattan.
Bordered by the IRT Seventh Avenue 1,2,3,9, and the A, C and E Eighth Avenue subway lines and in close proximity to Central Park, Manhattan Valley's historic townhouses are considerably less expensive than those below 96th Street.

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