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(Placename) a borough of E Greater London, on the River Thames: established in 1965. Pop: 250 600 (2003 est). Area: 36 sq km (14 sq miles)
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(ˈnu əm, ˈnyu-)

a borough of Greater London, England. 206,500.
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