New London


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New London

A town of southeast Connecticut on Long Island Sound. Founded in 1646 by Puritans under John Winthrop, Jr., it served as a base for privateers during the American Revolution. In the 1800s, it was a major whaling port.
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Noun1.New London - a town in southeastern Connecticut near Long Island SoundNew London - a town in southeastern Connecticut near Long Island Sound; an important whaling center in the 19th century
Connecticut, Constitution State, CT, Nutmeg State - a New England state; one of the original 13 colonies
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