Wimbledon

[ wim-buh l-duh n ]
/ ˈwɪm bəl dən /

noun

a former borough, now part of Merton, in SE England, near London: international tennis tournaments.

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Wimbledon
/ (ˈwɪmbəldən) /

noun

part of the Greater London borough of Merton: headquarters of the All England Lawn Tennis Club since 1877 and the site of the annual international tennis championships
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