trentonian

Trenton

[tren-tn]
noun
1.
a city in and the capital of New Jersey, in the W part, on the Delaware River: Washington defeated Hessian troops here 1776.
2.
a city in SE Michigan, S of Detroit.
3.
a town in SE Ontario, in S Canada.

Trentonian [tren-toh-nee-uhn] , noun
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Trenton (ˈtrɛntən)
 
n
a city in W New Jersey, capital of the state, on the Delaware River: settled by English Quakers in 1679; scene of the defeat of the British by Washington (1776) during the War of American Independence. Pop: 85 314 (2003 est)

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New Jersey definition


State in the northeastern United States, bordered by New York to the north, the Atlantic Ocean to the east, Delaware Bay to the south and west, and Pennsylvania to the west. Its capital is Trenton, and its largest city is Newark.

Note: One of the thirteen colonies.
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