from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A municipal borough of southeast England east of London. Elizabeth I established the first dockyard here in 1588. Population: 73,400.
- Chatham, First Earl of See William Pitt1.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A port on the Medway river in Kent, England; the home of the Royal dockyard.
- proper n. Any of several other places of the same name.
- proper n. An English habitational surname from the placename.
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