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King's Lynn

noun
1.
a historic town in Norfolk, England.
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King's Lynn

/ˈkɪŋz ˈlɪn/
noun
1.
a market town in E England, in Norfolk on the estuary of the Great Ouse near the Wash: a leading port in the Middle Ages. Pop: 40 921 (2001) Also called Lynn, Lynn Regis
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town and seaport, King's Lynn and West Norfolk borough, administrative and historic county of Norfolk, England. The town lies along the estuary of the Great Ouse River as it enters the Wash, a shallow North Sea inlet

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