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121. Boston University: A well-known private research and academic institution located near the Charles River and Back Bay.  
122. Harvard Yard: A famous set of square, old-style brick buildings draped with ivy, on Massachusetts Avenue in Cambridge.  
123. Yankee: A magazine celebrating New England life.  
124. Haymarket: A huge open-air weekend market, offering quite a decent variety of fruits and vegetables at excellent prices.  
125. Hamburg: Hamburger meat/ground beef  
126. Frappe: Milkshake  
127. Blinkah: Blinker; automobile turn signal.  
128. Boston Celtics: Boston's own NBA (basketball) team.  
129. Back Bay: A trendy residential area west of Boston Commons.  
130. Mapparium: A really neat if slightly geeky amusement, where one can walk inside a three-story-high glass globe (circa 1935).  
131. Copley Square: A plaza in the Back Bay area surrounded by historic buildings, including the Boston Library.  
132. Across the River: On the other side of the Charles River; can have a derogatory connotation.  
133. All Set: Done or ready to do something.  
134. American Chop Suey: Macaroni casserole with ground beef and tomato sauce.  
135. Mass Ave: Massachusetts Avenue  
 
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