King's Lynn

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King's Lynn

A town of eastern England on the Ouse River near the Wash. It was formerly one of the chief ports in England.

King's Lynn

(ˈkɪŋz ˈlɪn)
n
(Placename) a market town in E England, in Norfolk on the estuary of the Great Ouse near the Wash: a leading port in the Middle Ages. Pop: 40 921 (2001). Also called: Lynn or Lynn Regis
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