East End

a section of E London, England.

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East End noun
The eastern part of London or another town
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Main Entry:east

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East End,
a crowded business and commercial section in east London, in which poorer people live.

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the part of London, England, north of the Thames and east of the City, including the Docklands
Derivatives:
East Ender [ˌēst 'endər] n.

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the ˌEast ˈEnd noun
an area of East London traditionally connected with working people
Derived Word:East Ender  
Culture:
The East End is an area to the east of the City of London, from the ↑Tower of London along the north bank of the River ↑Thames. It contains most of the old docks, where many of the local people used to work. The people living in the East End were mostly poor but well known for their friendly and lively nature. With recent new housing developments, the character of the area has completely changed.
See also cockney, See also Docklands
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Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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