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Definition of London

London
London Lon"don, n. The capital city of England. London paste (Med.), a paste made of caustic soda and unslacked lime; -- used as a caustic to destroy tumors and other morbid enlargements. London pride. (Bot.) (a) A garden name for Saxifraga umbrosa, a hardy perennial herbaceous plant, a native of high lands in Great Britain. (b) A name anciently given to the Sweet William. --Dr. Prior. London rocket (Bot.), a cruciferous plant (Sisymbrium Irio) which sprung up in London abundantly on the ruins of the great fire of 1667.

Meaning of London from wikipedia

- London is the capital and largest city of England and the United Kingdom. It stands on the River Thames in south-east England at the head of a 50-mile...
- the exception of the City of London. It forms the London region. Greater London is the administrative boundary for London, and is organised into 33 local...
- The London boroughs are the 32 local authority districts that make up the ceremonial county of Greater London; each is governed by a London borough council...
- London–Edinburgh–London (LEL) is a randonnée bicycle event of approximately 1,500 kilometres (930 mi) over an out-and-back course between the capital...
- The London Gazette is one of the official journals of record or Government gazettes of the Government of the United Kingdom, and the most important among...
- The London Underground (also known simply as the Underground, or by its nickname the Tube) is a rapid transit system serving Greater London and some parts...
- The London Hammer (also known as the "London Artifact") is a name given to a hammer made of iron and wood that was found in London, Texas in 1936. Part...
- .london is a top-level domain (TLD) for London, England. It was approved by ICANN as a city-level TLD on 7 June 2013. On 29 April 2014, the domain name...
- The London Eye, or the Millennium Wheel, is a cantilevered observation wheel on the South Bank of the River Thames in London. It is Europe's tallest cantilevered...
- University College London, which operates as UCL, is a major public research university located in London, United Kingdom. UCL is a member institution...