- a city in NE New Jersey, near New York City.
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Examples from the Web for hackensack
"What I saw on the Hackensack was enough for me," said Tawny.
This is Colter, whom we brought to help us with the boat and all that; he knows the Hackensack.
Sard's plan was to make the trip up the Hackensack by themselves.
In 1795 bridges were built over the Passaic and the Hackensack.Peculiarities of American Cities
It was in Hackensack that his writing career began to take off.Roy Blakely, Pathfinder
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