Tower of London

[ tou-er ]
/ ˈtaʊ ər /

noun

a historic fortress in London, England: originally a royal palace, later a prison, now an arsenal and museum.

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British Dictionary definitions for Tower of London

Tower of London

noun

a fortress in the City of London, on the River Thames: begun 1078; later extended and used as a palace, the main state prison, and now as a museum containing the crown jewels
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