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No. Brooklyn forms the western part of Long Island and once was a separate city before joining Greater New York in 1898. Manhattan is an island, separated from Brooklyn by the East River and bounded by the Hudson and Harlem Rivers; until 1898 Manhattan alone formed New York City.
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