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A district of southern Greater London, England. It is the site of a major annual tennis tournament.
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1. (Placename) part of the Greater London borough of Merton: headquarters of the All England Lawn Tennis Club since 1877 and the site of the annual international tennis championships
2. (Tennis) part of the Greater London borough of Merton: headquarters of the All England Lawn Tennis Club since 1877 and the site of the annual international tennis championships
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Wim•ble•don(ˈwɪm bəl dən)
a former borough, now part of Merton, in SE England, near London: international tennis tournaments.
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|Noun||1.||Wimbledon - a suburb of London and the headquarters of the club where annual international tennis championships are played on grass courts|
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