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Gotham

[ goth-uhm, goh-thuhm for 1; got-uhm, goh-thuhm for 2 ]
/ ˈgɒθ əm, ˈgoʊ θəm for 1; ˈgɒt əm, ˈgoʊ θəm for 2 /
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noun

a journalistic nickname for New York City.
an English village, proverbial for the foolishness of its inhabitants.

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Goth·am·ite, noun
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