Greenwich

geographical name Green·wich

Definition of Greenwich

  1. 1\ˈgri-nij, ˈgre-, -nich\play borough of eastern Greater London, England population 254,557 The meridian that passes through Greenwich, which is called the Prime Meridian or the Greenwich Meridian, serves as the basis for standard time throughout much of the world and marks the dividing point between east longitude and west longitude.

  2. 2\ˈgre-nich, ˈgrēn-ˌwich, ˈgrin-ˌwich\ town on Long Island Sound in southwestern Connecticut population 61,171



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Greenwich

geographical name Green·wich

Definition of Greenwich for English Language Learners

  • : part of the city of London, in the United Kingdom


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