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[tot-n-uh m, tot-nuh m] /ˈtɒt n əm, ˈtɒt nəm/
a former borough, now part of Haringey, in SE England, N of London. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • On a hot night in the summer time Tottenham gasps in the streets.

    Grey Town Gerald Baldwin
  • Is Tottenham to be included in our London; and if, not, why not?

  • There is no help for it, of course; so to Tottenham I repair, this morning.

  • They took lunch in the neighbourhood of Tottenham Court Road.

    Whistler T. Martin Wood
  • Then he took all his family to Tottenham for a change of air.

    London Walter Besant
  • In one of the other two cases (Mr Mays, of Tottenham), the left lung was also involved.

    Parasites T. Spencer Cobbold
  • I thought perhaps you had gone over to see that man at Tottenham.

    Jacob's Ladder

    E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • The man at Tottenham,” Jacob remarked equably, “can go to hell.

    Jacob's Ladder

    E. Phillips Oppenheim

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