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A city in and the county seat of Dutchess County. The name is derived from a Native American word which means "the reed covered lodge by the little-water place." It is also known as "The Queen City of the Hudson" and is the largest principal city in the Poughkeepsie–Newburgh–Middletown, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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