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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Nar•rowsˈnær oʊz(n.)

  1. The, a strait between Staten Island and Long Island in New York Bay. 2 mi. (3.2 km) long.

    Category: Geography (places)


  1. narrows(Noun)

    A narrow part of a navigable waterway.

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  1. Narrows

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  1. Narrows

    Narrows, named for the narrowing of the New River that flows past it, is a town in Giles County, Virginia, United States. The population was 2,029 at the 2010 census, a decline of 3.9% from the 2000 census count of 2,111. It is part of the Blacksburg–Christiansburg–Radford Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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narrows(noun plural)

a narrow sea-passage; a channel or strait.

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