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166. Blinkah: Blinker; automobile turn signal.  
167. Boston Celtics: Boston's own NBA (basketball) team.  
168. Back Bay: A trendy residential area west of Boston Commons.  
169. Mapparium: A really neat if slightly geeky amusement, where one can walk inside a three-story-high glass globe (circa 1935).  
170. Copley Square: A plaza in the Back Bay area surrounded by historic buildings, including the Boston Library.  
171. Across the River: On the other side of the Charles River; can have a derogatory connotation.  
172. All Set: Done or ready to do something.  
173. American Chop Suey: Macaroni casserole with ground beef and tomato sauce.  
174. Mass Ave: Massachusetts Avenue  
175. Comm Ave: Commonwealth Avenue  
176. Man Ray: An underground goth-industrial-kink club on Brookline Street.  
177. B'daydas: Potatoes  
178. Bahn: Garage  
179. Bahnie: One of the obnoxious, high-brow "smarter-than-thou" elitists of Cambridge who think themselves above the rules the ...  
180. Bankin: A small hillside, or a river bank.  
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free snacks served in bowls or baskets (i.e., peanuts, chips, popcorn), usually set out on the bar; drinking leads to frequent trips to the restroom, where patrons may not have washed their hands previous to dipping them in the snacks

This is how a New Yorker might say "orange".

1. Pittsburgh speak for the preposition "with".

2. Meaning: with
Example: I'd like my cheesesteak wit onions.

Tacoma's claim to fame, caused by the gross, caustic fumes from the local paper mill. Although sulfur emissions have been greatly reduced, the Tacoma Aroma can still be smelled in the city, depending on which way the wind is blowing.

Around the world people call them Buffalo wings. In Buffalo they're just "wings."