New Romney


noun

a seaport town in E Kent, in SE England: one of the Cinque Ports.

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British Dictionary definitions for New Romney

New Romney

noun

a market town in SE England, in Kent on Romney Marsh: of early importance as one of the Cinque Ports, but is now over 1.6 km (1 mile) inland. Pop: 9406 (2001)Former name (until 1563): Romney
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