New York State


New York State
New York State
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NY a state in the northeastern US. Its capital is Albany and its largest city is ↑New York City. It is famous for its beautiful countryside, especially its mountains and rivers, and it was one of the 13 original states of the US. The area in the centre and north of the state is often called upstate New York.

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