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Bayonne (pop. 65,000), city and port in New Jersey, about 7 mi (11 km) southwest of New York City. Located on a penninsula between Newark Bay and New York Bay, it is a busy commercial port with 9 mi (14 km) of docks and large oil refineries. Other industries include the manufacture of chemicals, textiles, and electronic instruments.

See also: New Jersey.

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