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Hackensack

[hak-uh n-sak]
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noun
  1. a city in NE New Jersey, near New York City.
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  • "What I saw on the Hackensack was enough for me," said Tawny.

    Under the Law

    Edwina Stanton Babcock

  • This is Colter, whom we brought to help us with the boat and all that; he knows the Hackensack.

    Under the Law

    Edwina Stanton Babcock

  • Sard's plan was to make the trip up the Hackensack by themselves.

    Under the Law

    Edwina Stanton Babcock

  • In 1795 bridges were built over the Passaic and the Hackensack.

  • It was in Hackensack that his writing career began to take off.

    Roy Blakely, Pathfinder

    Percy Keese Fitzhugh