Meaning of Spuyten Duyvil Creek

Spuy'ten Duy'vil Creek'

Pronunciation: (spīt'n dī'vul), [key]
  1. a channel in New York City at the north end of Manhattan Island, connecting the Hudson and Harlem rivers.
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