Definition of Brooklyn Bridge in English:

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Brooklyn Bridge

A suspension bridge between southern Manhattan and northern Brooklyn (on Long Island) in New York City. Constructed 1869–1883, it was one of the period’s engineering marvels and is celebrated in art and literature.

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Syllabification: Brook·lyn Bridge

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