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  1. Yonkersnoun

    A city of New York State, bordering New York City.


  1. Yonkers

    Yonkers is the fourth most populous city in the U.S. state of New York, and the most populous city in Westchester County, with a population of 195,976. Yonkers borders the New York City borough of the Bronx and is located two miles north of Manhattan at the cities' closest points. The city is home to several attractions: the Hudson River Museum, the Sherwood House, the Science Barge, Cross County Shopping Center, Ridge Hill Shopping Center, and Yonkers Raceway, a harness racing track that has renovated its grounds and clubhouse and added legalized video slot machine gambling in 2006 in a "racino" called Empire City. There are also many large shopping areas along Central Park Avenue, informally called "Central Ave" by area residents, a name it takes officially a few miles north in White Plains.

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  1. Yonkers

    a city of New York, U.S., on the Hudson River. 15 m. N. of New York; has factories of various kinds, and some beautiful villas occupied by New York merchants.

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  1. yonkersnoun

    Yonkers, New York home of Jadakiss, DMX, Mary J. Blige, Styles P, Sheek, Tony Moxburg, The Threat and more. I'm the hardest from New York, my flow is bonkers. All the other hard niggaz, they come from Yonkers -- 50 Cent (Back Down), Welcome to D-Block, the mighty, mighty, D-Block. The place in New York City where Diddy won't even walk. D-Block the part of Yonkers, I wouldn't be caught without 2 pistols on me -- Eminem featuring Sheek, Styles, Jadakiss (Welcome To D-Block)

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Yonkers in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Yonkers in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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    This coyote, including a second coyote observed traveling with the same, is suspected of multiple biting attacks in Yonkers and the surrounding jurisdictions over the past several days.

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    (used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy
    • A. usurious
    • B. jejune
    • C. tantamount
    • D. askant

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