Portsmouth

[n] - a port city in southeastern Virginia on the Elizabeth River opposite Norfolk 2. [n] - a port town in southeastern New Hampshire on the Atlantic Ocean 3. [n] - a port city in southern England on the English Channel
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Portsmouth

noun a port city in southern England on the English Channel; Britain`s major naval base
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Portsmouth

noun a port town in southeastern New Hampshire on the Atlantic Ocean
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Portsmouth

(UK) Port and administrative centre of Portsmouth City unitary authority in south England, on the peninsula of Portsea Island opposite the Isle of Wight, 118 km/73 mi southwest of London; population (2001) 187,050. Famed for its naval history, some naval facilities remain despite the c...
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Portsmouth

[instrumental] `Portsmouth` is a traditional English folk dance tune, similar to an (Irish or Scottish) hornpipe melody. It is sometimes referred to as the Portsmouth Hornpipe. `Portsmouth` appeared in the 11th edition of John Playford`s The Dancing Master in 1701. It is also one of the three arrangements on which English composer Ralph Vau...
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Portsmouth

[Lancs] Portsmouth railway station was on the Copy Pit line and served the village of Portsmouth, which was in Lancashire, before being moved into the West Riding of Yorkshire in the late 1880s, now in the successor county of West Yorkshire. It opened along with the line in 1849 but was closed as an economy measure on 7 July 1958. Few trace...
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Portsmouth

city and unitary authority, geographic and historic county of Hampshire, England. It is a major naval base and, with Southsea, a popular holiday ...
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Portsmouth

city, Rockingham county, southeastern New Hampshire, U.S., across the Piscataqua River from Kittery, Maine, on the Atlantic coast. It is New ... [2 related articles]
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Portsmouth

city, seat (1816) of Scioto county, southern Ohio, U.S. Portsmouth lies along the Ohio River at the mouth of the Scioto River, about 90 miles (145 ...
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Portsmouth

independent city and port, southeastern Virginia, U.S. It lies on the south shore of the Elizabeth River, opposite the city of Norfolk (connected by ... [1 related articles]
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Portsmouth

Portsmouth, city (1991 pop. 174,218) and district, Hampshire, S England, on Spithead Channel. The district includes Portsea (naval station), Southsea (residential district and resort), and the old town of Portsmouth proper. Since Henry VII had stone fortifications and docks built there, Portsmouth c...
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Portsmouth

The USS Portsmouth was an American Cleveland Class light cruiser of 10000 tons displacement launched in 1944. The USS Portsmouth was powered by eight Babcock and Wilcox boilers providing a top speed of 33 knots and carried a complement of 900 and three aircraft. She was armed with twelve 6 inch guns; twelve 5 inch dual-purpose guns arranged in pair...
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Portsmouth

town (township), Newport county, southeastern Rhode Island, U.S. Portsmouth lies on the northern end of Rhode (Aquidneck) Island and along the ...
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