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46. Hoagy: A submarine sandwich.  
47. Ignernt: Ignorant, here meaning rude instead of uninformed.  
48. Jag: To joke around.  
49. KD: Refers to radio station KDKA, the first commercial FM radio station in the country.  
50. Liberty Avenue: A main road that runs through the strip district of Pittsburgh and the frequent setting for the Showtime series "Qu...  
51. Light Up Night: The official start to the holiday season in Pittsburgh turns the downtown into a giant, illuminated celebration.  
52. Mon, The: The Monongahela River.  
53. Nebby: A slightly more polite version of 'nosey'.  
54. Pop: Soda.  
55. Steel City: Nickname for Pittsburgh itself.  
56. Squirrel Hill: A historically Jewish neighborhood in Pittsburgh that is representative of the city's rich immigrant heritage.  
57. Youse: You guys, you all  
58. Water Ice: Philadelphian speak for Italian Ice, a frozen desert made of flavored syrup.  
59. Gravy: Marinara Sauce  
60. Banana Whip: Arnold the Raw Food Guy has moved his store from Philly to Lansdale, but the incomparable frozen banana whips are w...  
 
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Retrocession is the act of giving back land that was once granted. In the case of Washington, DC retrocession is the process of returning land to Virginia and Maryland after the creation of the federal District of Columbia in 1791 for our nation's capital.

Rubber Bands.

Disparaging nickname for people from Massachusetts, most often employed by people from other New England states.

The 1000 Broadway Building has a white dome capping the roof, thus giving it the appearance of a gargantuan roll-on deodorant.

Carry a heavy load or a bulky package for a distance: "The MTA is on strike every Christmas, so we schlep our packages from Macy's to Grand Central"