Associations to the word «Greenwich»


GREENWICH, proper noun. A town on the south bank of the River Thames in London through which the prime meridian passes.
GREENWICH, proper noun. A borough of London.
GREENWICH MEAN TIME, proper noun. Mean solar time at the Greenwich Meridian.
GREENWICH TIME SIGNAL, noun. (British) A time signal transmitted on radio by the BBC every hour and consisting of five short beeps followed by a longer one, with the longer one coinciding with the start of the hour.

Dictionary definition

GREENWICH, noun. A borough of Greater London on the Thames; zero degrees of longitude runs through Greenwich; time is measured relative to Greenwich Mean Time.

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