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New Haven

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  1. a seaport in S Connecticut, on Long Island Sound.
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Newhaven

noun
  1. a ferry port and resort on the S coast of England, in East Sussex. Pop: 12 276 (2001)

New Haven

noun
  1. an industrial city and port in S Connecticut, on Long Island Sound: settled in 1638 by English Puritans, who established it as a colony in 1643; seat of Yale University (1701). Pop: 124 512 (2003 est)
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New Haven

City in southern Connecticut.

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Location of Yale University.
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