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A term often applied to New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland.
THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
Do you know the difference between everyday US and UK terminology? Test yourself with this quiz on words that differ across the Atlantic.
Question 1 of 7
In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Words nearby Mid-Atlantic states
Midamerica, Midas, Midas touch, mid-Atlantic, Mid-Atlantic Ridge, Mid-Atlantic states, midband, midbrain, mid-cap, midcentury modern, Mid-Cities
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