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Narrows

Syllabification: Nar·rows
Pronunciation: /ˈnarōz/

Entry from US English dictionary

(the Narrows)

Definition of Narrows in English:

A strait about 2 miles (3.2 km) long connecting upper and lower New York Bay, between Staten Island and Brooklyn.

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