Stepney

[ step-nee ]
/ ˈstɛp ni /

noun

a former borough of Greater London, England, now part of Tower Hamlets.

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stepney
/ (ˈstɛpnɪ) /

noun

Indian a spare tyre

Word Origin for stepney

C20: from Stepney Street, Llanelli, the address of a tyre manufacturer
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