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New Jersey

 
pronunciation:
nu juhr zi
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part of speech: noun
definition: a state in the eastern United States on the Atlantic Coast. Its capital is Trenton. (abbreviated: NJ)
 
derivation: New Jerseyite (n.)
Word History
New Jersey was named after the Isle of Jersey, an island in the English Channel.
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