(the) mid-Atlantic states


(the) mid-Atlantic states
the US states of New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and sometimes Delaware and Maryland
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the name given to five eastern US states between ↑New England and the South. They are ↑New York, ↑New Jersey, ↑Pennsylvania, ↑Delaware and ↑Maryland. All are on the Atlantic coast except Pennsylvania.

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