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Stepney

[step-nee] /ˈstɛp ni/
noun
1.
a former borough of Greater London, England, now part of Tower Hamlets.
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  • It was one of the hamlets included in the manor of Stepney and hackney.
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stepney

/ˈstɛpnɪ/
noun
1.
(Indian) a spare tyre
Word Origin
C20: from Stepney Street, Llanelli, the address of a tyre manufacturer
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