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Syracuse Words & Expressions

1. Saltine Warriors: Original nickname for the Syracuse University sports teams. No, it has nothing to do with crackers, but rather Syra...  
2. Sorryexcuse: Derogatory expression used to refer to Syracuse NY by people unhappy with the region, it's people, or it's politics...  
3. 'Cuse: Shorthand for Syracuse. In the Big East sports world the Syracuse sports teams are popularly referred to as 'Cuse.  
4. Salt City: Salt City is a common nickname for Syracuse because of the salt found in the wetlands of the area.  
5. Snow: The white frozen stuff that covers the ground in winter. A dusting is anything under 3 inches. Average snow fall ...  
 
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