Definition of Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in English:

Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

Line breaks: Verrazano-Narrows Bridge
Pronunciation: /ˌvɛrəˈzɑːnəʊ
 
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  • A suspension bridge across New York harbour between Brooklyn and Staten Island, the longest in the world when it was completed in 1964.

Origin

named after Giovanni da Verrazano (1485–1528), Italian explorer.

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