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New Bedford definition by Webster's New World
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seaport in SE Mass.: pop. 94,000
Origin: after Bedford, England
New Bedford definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A city of southeast Massachusetts on Buzzards Bay east-southeast of Fall River. Settled in the mid-1600s, it was a major whaling port in the first half of the 19th century. Fishing and diversified manufacturing are important to its economy. Population: 92,500.