from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A borough of southern England on the English Channel opposite the Isle of Wight. Chartered in 1194, it is a major naval base. Population: 187,000.
- A city of southeast Virginia opposite Norfolk. It has been a major naval base since pre-Revolutionary times. Population: 101,000.
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- proper n. A city in southern England
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- n. a port town in southeastern New Hampshire on the Atlantic Ocean
- n. a port city in southern England on the English Channel; Britain's major naval base
- n. a port city in southeastern Virginia on the Elizabeth River opposite Norfolk; naval base; shipyards
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