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Dover

Syllabification: Do·ver
Pronunciation: /ˈdōvər
 
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Definition of Dover in English:

1A ferry port in Kent, in England, on the coast of the English Channel; population 35,200 (est. 2009). It is mainland Britain’s nearest point to the Continent, being only 22 miles (35 km) from Calais, France.
2The capital of Delaware, in the central part of the state; population 36,107 (est. 2008).
3An industrial city in southeastern New Hampshire; population 28,609 (est. 2008).

Words that rhyme with Dover

Canova, Casanova, clover, drover, Grsbover, Jehovah, left-over, Markova, Moldova, moreover, Navrátilová, nova, ova, over, Pavlova, rover, trover, up-and-over

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