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[hil-ing-duh n] /ˈhɪl ɪŋ dən/
a borough of Greater London, England. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Hillingdon, with his solemn, stone-jug-like face, I know to be a most infernal rogue.

    Tessa Louis Becke
  • I have decided not to take another station from the firm of Hillingdon and McFreeland.

    Tessa Louis Becke
  • Came here yesterday from Hillingdon, the day before from London.

    The Greville Memoirs Charles C. F. Greville
  • I can drive back with them, and then we can leave them here and all go on in the hireling to Hillingdon.

    Berry And Co. Dornford Yates
  • By the way, the copy given by Mr Reynardson to the public library at Hillingdon about 1720 has long gone astray.

    The Confessions of a Collector William Carew Hazlitt
  • They have been reproduced most carefully for the drawing-room of the Cedar House at Hillingdon.

  • He died wealthy, in 1761; and there is a costly tomb to his memory in Hillingdon churchyard, Middlesex.

British Dictionary definitions for Hillingdon


a residential borough of W Greater London. Pop: 247 600 (2003 est). Area: 110 sq km (43 sq miles)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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