[ hwahyt-hawl, wahyt- ]

  1. Also called Whitehall Palace. a former palace in central London, England, originally built in the reign of Henry III: execution of Charles I, 1649.

  2. the main thoroughfare in London, England, between Trafalgar Square and the Houses of Parliament.

  1. the British government or its policies.

  2. a city in central Ohio, near Columbus.

  3. a city in W Pennsylvania, near Pittsburgh.

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/ (ˌwaɪtˈhɔːl) /

  1. a street in London stretching from Trafalgar Square to the Houses of Parliament: site of the main government offices

  2. the British Government or its central administration

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