England vs Dover - What's the difference?

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Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • The region of the island of Great Britain which is to the east of Wales and the south of Scotland; one of the constituent countries of the United Kingdom.
  • The United Kingdom.
  • Usage notes

    * Outside the UK, and even sometimes in England itself (especially historically; less often now), the term England often refers to the UK as a whole. This use is sometimes considered offensive, especially by residents of the other constituent countries of the UK.


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    Proper noun

    (wikipedia Dover) (en proper noun)
  • A major port in Kent, England, the closest point to France.
  • The capital of the US state of Delaware.
  • A city in Ohio.
  • Derived terms

    * Dover sole


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