Definitions for penzancepɛnˈzæns
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a seaport in SW Cornwall, in the SW extremity of England: resort. 19,521.
Category: Geography (places)
A coastal town and port in Cornwall, England
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
the largest town in Cornwall, most westerly borough in England, and terminus of the Great Western Railway, is beautifully situated on the rocky W. shore of Mount's Bay; its public buildings chiefly of granite. It has a fine harbour and docks, and is the centre of the mackerel and pilchard fishing industries. Its mild climate makes it a favourite watering-place.