Definitions for islingtonˈɪz lɪŋ tən

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  1. Islington(ProperNoun)

    A borough of north London, England


  1. Islington

    Islington is a neighbourhood in Greater London, England, and forms the central district of the London Borough of Islington. It is a residential district of Inner London, extending from Islington High Street to Highbury Fields, encompassing the area around the busy Upper Street and Essex Road. The name is often applied to the areas of the borough close to Upper Street such as St Mary's, St Peter's, Barnsbury, and Canonbury, which were developed in the Georgian era.

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  1. Islington

    a district of London, 2½ m. N. of St. Paul's; contains the division of Holloway, Highbury, Barnsbury, and part of Kingsland.


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