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an island in the N Bahamas. 58 sq. mi. (150 sq. km).
a borough in NE New Jersey.
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Words nearby New Providence
Newport, Newport Beach, Newport East, Newport News, New Port Richey, New Providence, New Quebec, New Realism, new-rich, New Right, New Rochelle
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How to use New Providence in a sentence
So in February 1965, they arrived in the city of Nassau on New Providence Island, connected to Paradise Island by a bridge.Catch Beatles Fever! Ten Essential Travel Destinations for Beatlemaniacs|Lonely Planet|January 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Hopkins made an abortive expedition to New Providence, in which Jones had but one opportunity to distinguish himself.South American Fights and Fighters|Cyrus Townsend Brady
In July, 1804, one of the New Providence kind, weighing seven pounds two ounces.The different modes of cultivating the pine-apple|John Claudius Loudon
When the vessel was ready we all embarked; and I took my leave of New Providence, not without regret.
In that way it was thought they could go safely into the harbor of New Providence.Four American Naval Heroes|Mabel Beebe
The object of the cruise was to capture a lot of stores, left unprotected by the British at the island of New Providence.Twelve Naval Captains|Molly Elliot Seawell
British Dictionary definitions for New Providence
an island in the Atlantic, in the Bahamas. Chief town: Nassau. Pop: 210 832 (2000). Area: 150 sq km (58 sq miles)
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