A New England lighthouse.
New England definition by Webster's New World
☆ the six NE states of the U.S.: Me., Vt., N.H., Mass., R.I., & Conn.
abbrev. New Eng
Origin: so named by Captain John Smith
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- New Englander noun
New England definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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A region of the northeast United States consisting of the modern-day states of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island.
- New Engˈland·er noun