[klak-tuh n-on-see, -awn-]
- a town on the North Sea coast in Essex, England.
Also called Clac·ton.
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"A most excellent object," said Mr. Clacton in his professional manner.
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- a town and resort in SE England, in E Essex. Pop: 51 284 (2001)
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