Lowestoft

[ lohs-tawft, -toft, -tuh f ]
/ ˈloʊs tɔft, -tɒft, -təf /
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noun

a seaport in NE Suffolk, in E England: famous for a type of china.
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Lowestoft

/ (ˈləʊstɒft) /

noun

a fishing port and resort in E England, in NE Suffolk on the North Sea. Pop: 68 340 (2001)
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Lowestoft


n.

type of porcelain, named for a town in Suffolk where it was made from 1757.

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