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Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
borough of W Greater London, England: pop. 138,000
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A borough of Greater London in southeast England on the north bank of the Thames River. Kensington is noted for Kensington Palace, the principal royal residence in the 18th century; Chelsea is known for its literary associations.