Greenwich Village

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Green·wich Village

 (grĕn′ĭch, -ĭj, grĭn′-)
A mainly residential section of lower Manhattan in New York City. Settled during colonial times, the area began to attract notice as an artists' and writers' community after 1910.
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Greenwich Village

(ˈɡrɛnɪtʃ; ˈɡrɪn-)
(Placename) a part of New York City in the lower west side of Manhattan; traditionally the home of many artists and writers
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Green′wich Vil′lage

(ˈgrɛn ɪtʃ, ˈgrɪn-)
a section of New York City, in lower Manhattan: frequented esp. by artists and students.
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Noun1.Greenwich Village - a mainly residential district of Manhattan; `the Village' became a home for many writers and artists in the 20th century
Greater New York, New York, New York City - the largest city in New York State and in the United States; located in southeastern New York at the mouth of the Hudson river; a major financial and cultural center
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