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[noo-toun, nyoo-] /ˈnuˌtaʊn, ˈnyu-/
a town in SW Connecticut. Unabridged
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  • Walk till you get to Newtown, then drop on to a Vancouver car and in.

  • Winder with the Stonewall Brigade bivouacked at Newtown, twelve miles north.

    The Long Roll Mary Johnston
  • Anyhow, Oswestry must be made “the initial town and not Newtown.”

    The Story of the Cambrian C. P. Gasquoine
  • Well, sir, I shall be over at Newtown this afternoon—with the cart.

    Once a Week Alan Alexander Milne
  • One lunula was found in an oak case at Newtown, Crossdoney, Co.

British Dictionary definitions for Newtown


a new town in central Wales, in Powys. Pop: 10 358 (2001)
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