Jersey City


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Jersey City

A city of northeast New Jersey on the Hudson River opposite lower Manhattan. Settled before 1650 by the Dutch, it came under English control in 1664 and is today a port of entry and major distribution center.

Jersey City

n
(Placename) an industrial city in NE New Jersey, opposite Manhattan on a peninsula between the Hudson and Hackensack Rivers: part of the Port of New York; site of one of the greatest railway terminals in the world. Pop: 239 097 (2003 est)

Jer′sey Cit′y


n.
a seaport in NE New Jersey, opposite New York City. 229,039.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Jersey City - a city in northeastern New Jersey (opposite Manhattan)Jersey City - a city in northeastern New Jersey (opposite Manhattan)
Garden State, Jersey, New Jersey, NJ - a Mid-Atlantic state on the Atlantic; one of the original 13 colonies
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At the Wellands', where the Newland Archers chanced to be lunching, the question as to who should meet her at Jersey City was immediately raised; and the material difficulties amid which the Welland household struggled as if it had been a frontier outpost, lent animation to the debate.
He turned away and hurried across Union Square, repeating to himself, in a sort of inward chant: "It's all of two hours from Jersey City to old Catherine's.
"You may have heard of my firm, The Coulson & Bruce Company of Jersey City. I'm at the head of a syndicate that's controlling some very valuable patents which we want to exploit on this side and in Paris.
The two ends of the V passed over Plumfield and Jamaica Bay, respectively, and the Prince directed his course a little to the east of the Narrows, soared over Upper Bay, and came to rest over Jersey City in a position that dominated lower New York.
There's a barkeeper from Jersey City going to be received."
Also, that she had done this on the actual wedding-day, causing annoyance to all, and had clinched the matter by eloping to Jersey City with the prospective bridegroom's own coachman.
The city's famed tuna products will take center stage in a festivity slated on August 16 in Jersey City, New Jersey, the United States, an official said.
joined New Jersey City University President Sue Henderson and Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop on Wednesday to celebrate the groundbreaking for RIVET 2, a Jersey City luxury apartment development at University Place in the city's West End neighborhood.
DOMODOMO, the Michelin Bib Gourmand-rated Japanese eatery located in Manhattan's West Village, is expanding for the first time and will open its second location at Jersey City Urby.
A resolution from the Jersey City Redevelopment Agency (JCRA) shows that Behnam Torreis RAFA Realty, LLC is now planning 75 residential units atop 4,449 square foot of commercial space.
M2 EQUITYBITES-August 27, 2018-Elementis Sells Site in Jersey City, USA for USD 17m
Filipino American veterans of all wars were honored in a simple ceremony on Veterans' Day November 11 at the Philippine Plaza in Jersey City, New Jersey.

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