Associations to the word «London»


LONDON, proper noun. The capital city of the United Kingdom and of England, situated near the mouth of the River Thames in southeast England, with a metropolitan population of more than 12,000,000.
LONDON, proper noun. A city in southwestern Ontario, Canada, with a population of approximately 300,000.
LONDON, proper noun. A city in Ohio, USA, with a population of approximately 9,000.
LONDON, proper noun. A city in Kentucky, USA, with a population of approximately 8,000.
LONDON, proper noun. A city in Arkansas, USA, with a population of approximately 900.
LONDON, proper noun. A city in California, USA, with a population of approximately 1,800.
LONDON, proper noun. A community in Texas, USA, with a population of approximately 180.
LONDON, proper noun. A community in West Virginia, USA.
LONDON, proper noun. A settlement in Kiribati, on Easter Island.
LONDON, proper noun. A habitational surname​. for someone from London.
LONDON, proper noun. (rare) A male or female given name transferred from the place name.
LONDON BROIL, noun. (US) A dish of flank steak marinated, broiled or grilled, and cut into thin strips.
LONDON BROILS, noun. Plural of London broil
LONDON MOMENT, noun. (physics) A quantum-mechanical phenomenon whereby a spinning superconductive metal sphere generates a magnetic field whose axis lines up exactly with the spin axis.
LONDON MOMENT, noun. (physics) The magnetic moment of any rotation of any superconductor, caused by the electrons lagging behind the rotation of the object.
LONDON MOMENTS, noun. Plural of London moment
LONDON PARTICULAR, noun. (UK) (dated) A spell of smog over the city of London, England.
LONDON PARTICULAR, noun. (UK) (dated) A thick pea-and-ham soup.
LONDON PARTICULARS, noun. Plural of London particular
LONDON PASTE, noun. (medicine) A paste made of caustic soda and unslaked lime, used as a caustic to destroy tumours and other morbid enlargements.
LONDON PRIDE, noun. A perennial saxifragaceous plant, (a hybrid of various Saxifraga umbrosa and Saxifraga spathularis), that has a basal rosette of leaves and pinkish-white flowers.
LONDON SMOKE, noun. A neutral tint given to spectacles, shade glasses for optical instruments, etc., which reduces the intensity without materially changing the colour of the transmitted light.
LONDON TOWN, proper noun. (UK) (chiefly London) London, predominantly the central fifteen or so boroughs.
LONDON TUFT, noun. The plant sweet william.
LONDON UNDERGROUND, proper noun. The London underground railway system. Abbreviated as Underground.
LONDON WEIGHTING, noun. (British) An allowance paid to staff of a national organization working in London to help offset the additional expense of living in the capital.

Dictionary definition

LONDON, noun. The capital and largest city of England; located on the Thames in southeastern England; financial and industrial and cultural center.
LONDON, noun. United States writer of novels based on experiences in the Klondike gold rush (1876-1916).

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