Penzance

[ pen-zans ]

noun
  1. a seaport in southwestern Cornwall, in the southwestern extremity of England: summer resort town.

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How to use Penzance in a sentence

  • Newlyn, a long mile beyond Penzance, in spite of the painters who have carried its name far and wide, is still largely unspoiled.

    The Cornwall Coast | Arthur L. Salmon

British Dictionary definitions for Penzance

Penzance

/ (pɛnˈzæns) /


noun
  1. a town in SW England, in SW Cornwall: the westernmost town in England; resort and fishing port. Pop: 20 255 (2001)

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