- a city in W New Jersey, capital of the state, on the Delaware River: settled by English Quakers in 1679; scene of the defeat of the British by Washington (1776) during the War of American Independence. Pop: 85 314 (2003 est)
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Tren•ton (tren′tn),USA pronunciation n.
(tren′tn),USA pronunciation , n.
- a city in and the capital of New Jersey, in the W part, on the Delaware River: Washington defeated Hessian troops here 1776. 92,124.
- a city in SE Michigan, S of Detroit. 22,762.
- Place Namesa town in SE Ontario, in S Canada. 15,085.
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Trenton /ˈtrɛntən/ n
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