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Moorestown

Moorestown, township (1990 pop. 16,500), Burlington co., SW N.J., an industrial suburb of the Camden, N.J.–Philadelphia area settled 1682 by Quakers, inc. 1922. Electronic equipment, metal products, and chemicals are the principal manufactures. Of interest are several 18th-century houses.

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