ConeyIsland
I. Co·ney Island1 (kōʹnē)
A resort district of Brooklyn, New York, on the Atlantic Ocean, famous for its boardwalk and amusement park featuring souvenir stands, thrilling rides, and numerous eating places.
  II. Co·ney Island2 (kōʹnē) n. Informal
A frankfurter served in a bun with condiments, especially meat sauce and onions.

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