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ALBANY

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does Albany mean? 

ALBANY (noun)
  The noun ALBANY has 2 senses:

1. state capital of New York; located in eastern New York State on the west bank of the Hudson river
2. a town in southwest Georgia; processing center for peanuts and pecans

  Familiarity information: ALBANY used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


ALBANY (noun)


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Meaning:

State capital of New York; located in eastern New York State on the west bank of the Hudson river

Classified under:

Nouns denoting spatial position

Synonyms:

Albany; capital of New York

Instance hypernyms:

state capital (the capital city of a political subdivision of a country)

Holonyms ("Albany" is a part of...):

Empire State; New York; New York State; NY (a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies)


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Meaning:

A town in southwest Georgia; processing center for peanuts and pecans

Classified under:

Nouns denoting spatial position

Instance hypernyms:

town (an urban area with a fixed boundary that is smaller than a city)

Holonyms ("Albany" is a part of...):

Empire State of the South; GA; Georgia; Peach State (a state in southeastern United States; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War)


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