Definitions

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  • proper n. A large public, urban park in the borough of Manhattan in New York City.

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  • n. a large park in Manhattan

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Examples

  • "I think it resonates with people, because what they're trying to do is have a little bit of peace of mind not on a mountain top, not in the middle of even Central Park, which is a beautiful, soothing environment, but in the middle of a place that really represents sort of all the intensity and excitement, but also the stress of daily urban life, which is Times Square."

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  • But New York was too much hub-bub and violence (it was the year of a vicious attack on a woman jogger in Central Park, known as The Central Park Jogger), so she returned to Montreal.

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  • The four Texas-born King penguins have just arrived, and are acquainting themselves with the Chinstrap and Gentoo penguins who already call Central Park home.

    Gothamist

  • Williams managed to get out of the car and ran to the area of Douglas Boulevard and Central Park, which is where he was found by Fire Department paramedics.

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  • Larry Post had been waiting in a white truck when she left Central Park with Matthew.

    I’ll Walk Alone

  • Alvirah, who knew Zan well, had recognized her face on the security camera in the church and said that she was absolutely the person in those Central Park pictures.

    I’ll Walk Alone

  • By then she had seen those photos from Central Park and she knew what she was up against.

    I’ll Walk Alone

  • They stayed on the screen as the commentator continued, “She is seen here when she rushed back to Central Park after learning from police that her son was missing.”

    I’ll Walk Alone

  • The wind was rattling the furniture on their balcony, and they could see that across the street, Central Park was almost deserted.

    I’ll Walk Alone

  • He also bought two other apartments on the same floor from two other owners at about the same time, creating a larger trophy space that includes a 75-foot balcony facing Central Park.

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