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Newgate

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Pronunciation: /ˈnjuːɡeɪt
 
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Definition of Newgate in English:

A former London prison whose unsanitary conditions became notorious in the 18th century before the building was burnt down in the Gordon Riots of 1780. A new edifice was erected on the same spot but was demolished in 1902 to make way for the Central Criminal Court.

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