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Trenton

[ tren-tn ]
/ ˈtrɛn tn /
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noun
a city in and the capital of New Jersey, in the W part, on the Delaware River: Washington defeated Hessian troops here 1776.
a city in SE Michigan, S of Detroit.
a town in SE Ontario, in S Canada.
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OTHER WORDS FROM Trenton

Tren·to·ni·an [tren-toh-nee-uhn], /trɛnˈtoʊ ni ən/, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for Trenton

Trenton
/ (ˈtrɛntən) /

noun
a city in W New Jersey, capital of the state, on the Delaware River: settled by English Quakers in 1679; scene of the defeat of the British by Washington (1776) during the War of American Independence. Pop: 85 314 (2003 est)
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