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[hamp-stid, -sted] /ˈhæmp stɪd, -stɛd/
a former borough of London, England, now part of Camden. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • There's a couple I know, called Haverstock, living out at Hampstead.

    The Foolish Lovers St. John G. Ervine
  • The parish of Hampstead was originally included in that of Hendon.

    Hampstead and Marylebone Geraldine Edith Mitton
  • It was about this site that some of the first houses in Hampstead were built.

    Hampstead and Marylebone Geraldine Edith Mitton
  • Henry talks of a drive to Hampstead, which may interfere with it.

    Jane Austen, Her Life and Letters

    William Austen-Leigh and Richard Arthur Austen-Leigh
  • "What you want to practise is the ordinary Hampstead Straight," I said.

    Once a Week Alan Alexander Milne
British Dictionary definitions for Hampstead


a residential district in N London: part of the Greater London borough of Camden since 1965; nearby is Hampstead Heath, a popular recreation area
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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