Tyburn

[ tahy-bern ]
/ ˈtaɪ bərn /

noun

a former place of public execution in London, England.

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Tyburn
/ (ˈtaɪbɜːn) /

noun

(formerly) a place of execution in London, on the River Tyburn (a tributary of the Thames, now entirely below ground)
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