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Bronx

[brongks] /brɒŋks/
noun
1.
the, a borough of New York City, N of Manhattan. 43.4 sq. mi. (112 sq. km).
2.
a cocktail of gin, sweet and dry vermouth, and orange juice.
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Bronxite, noun
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Bronx

/brɒŋks/
noun
1.
the Bronx, a borough of New York City, on the mainland, separated from Manhattan by the Harlem River. Pop: 1 363 198 (2003 est)
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Word Origin and History for the bronx
Bronx
named for Jonas Bronck, Dane who settled there in 1641. Bronx cheer first recorded 1929.
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One of the five boroughs that make up New York City.

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