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(ˌhu səˈtɒn ɪk)

a river flowing S from NW Massachusetts to Long Island Sound near Stratford, Connecticut. 148 mi. (240 km) long.
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Noun1.Housatonic - a river that rises in western Massachusetts and flows south through Connecticut to empty into Long Island SoundHousatonic - a river that rises in western Massachusetts and flows south through Connecticut to empty into Long Island Sound
Connecticut, Constitution State, CT, Nutmeg State - a New England state; one of the original 13 colonies
Bay State, Massachusetts, Old Colony, MA - a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies
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