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Plym•outh  (pliməth),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Place Namesa seaport in SW Devonshire, in SW England, on the English Channel: naval base;
    the departing point of the Mayflower 1620. 257,900.
  2. Place Namesa city in SE Massachusetts: the oldest town in New England, founded by the Pilgrims 1620. 35,913.
  3. Place Namesa town in SE Minnesota. 31,615.
  4. Place Namesa town in NW Connecticut. 10,732.
  5. Place Namesa town in and the capital of Montserrat, West Indies. 3200.


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Plymouth /ˈplɪməθ/ n
  1. a port in SW England, in Plymouth unitary authority, SW Devon, on Plymouth Sound (an inlet of the English Channel): Britain's chief port in Elizabethan times; the last port visited by the Pilgrim Fathers in the Mayflower before sailing to America; naval base; university (1992). Pop: 243 795 (2001)
  2. a unitary authority in SW England, in Devon. Pop: 241 500 (2003 est). Area: 76 sq km (30 sq miles)
  3. a city in SE Massachusetts, on Plymouth Bay: the first permanent European settlement in New England; founded by the Pilgrim Fathers. Pop: 54 109 (2003 est)
  4. the former capital of Montserrat, in the Caribbean; largely destroyed by volcanic eruption in 1997



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