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Standard Definition

[n] the capital and largest city of England; located on the Thames in southeastern England; financial and industrial and cultural center
[n] United States writer of novels based on experiences in the Klondike gold rush (1876-1916)

Synonyms

British capital - (5 syllables), capital of the United Kingdom - (10 syllables), Greater London - (4 syllables), Jack London - (3 syllables), John Griffith Chaney - (5 syllables)

Misc. Definitions

\Lon"don\, n. The capital city of England. {London paste} (Med.), a paste made of caustic soda and unslacked lime; -- used as a caustic to destroy tumors and other morbid enlargements. {London pride}. (Bot.) (a) A garden name for {Saxifraga umbrosa}, a hardy perennial herbaceous plant, a native of high lands in Great Britain. (b) A name anciently given to the Sweet William. --Dr. Prior. {London rocket} (Bot.), a cruciferous plant ({Sisymbrium Irio}) which sprung up in London abundantly on the ruins of the great fire of 1667.

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