Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
seaport in Essex, SE England, on the Thames estuary: county district pop. 159,000
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A borough of southeast England at the mouth of the Thames River estuary. It is a manufacturing center and popular seaside resort. Population: 160,000.