from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of southeast New York on the Hudson River south-southwest of Poughkeepsie. Founded c. 1709, it was George Washington's headquarters from April 1782 until August 1783 during the American Revolution. Population: 28,300.

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  • n. a town on the Hudson River in New York; in 1782 and 1783 it was George Washington's headquarters


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