New London

geographical name

Definition of New London

city and port on Long Island Sound at the mouth of the Thames River in southeastern Connecticut population 27,620

Note: The U.S. Coast Guard Academy is located in New London.

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“New London.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/New%20London. Accessed 16 May. 2021.

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