New Britain

geographical name

Definition of New Britain

  1. 1 city in central Connecticut southwest of Hartford population 73,206

  2. 2 island in the Bismarck Archipelago of Papua New Guinea; largest island of the group area 14,160 square miles (36,674 square kilometers), population 263,500


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