[noo-erk, nyoo- for 1–3, 5; noo-ahrk, nyoo- for 4; for 1 alsolocally noo rk, nyoo rk]
- a city in NE New Jersey, on Newark Bay.
- a city in central Ohio.
- a town in W California.
- a city in N Delaware.
- a town in W New York.
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Examples from the Web for newark
He reads to the blind, welcomes returning soldiers at Newark airport, and does other good deeds.Richard Ford’s Artful Survivalist Guide: The Return of Frank Bascombe
November 4, 2014
While quarantined, she was seemingly powerless to challenge her banishment to a tent in Newark.Are Mandatory Ebola Quarantines Legal?
October 28, 2014
The alleged FBI and U.S. Attorney investigations into the Newark Watershed may have something to do with that.
In a recent interview with NJTV, Booker called the Watershed, “one of the big policy losses that I had in Newark.”
Coming from Newark, New Jersey, the Big Apple was a place they could be themselves without fear.‘Out in the Night’ and the Redemption of the ‘Killer Lesbian Gang'
June 21, 2014
The first of them ends with his retirement from the representation of Newark.
Fifty years before, on that day, he had been returned to Parliament as member for Newark.
The State convention was held as usual in Newark, November 24.
The first was a bright young man, hailing from Newark, New Jersey.From Farm to Fortune
Horatio Alger Jr.
Look at the astonishing crops of Professor Mapes, at Newark.Guano
- a town in N central England, in Nottinghamshire. Pop: 35 454 (2001)Official name: Newark-on-Trent
- a port in NE New Jersey, just west of New York City, on Newark Bay and the Passaic River: the largest city in the state; founded in 1666 by Puritans from Connecticut; industrial and commercial centre. Pop: 277 911 (2003 est)
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Largest city in New Jersey.
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